Monday, December 31, 2007

A blessed life

What a great year. We are so blessed it's ridiculous.

We live a sweet, full life. We have a wonderful family. We are honoured that some of the people who are changing the world - certainly they've changed ours - are cherished friends. We have freedom to travel, freedom to worship, and we have never gone hungry.

Photojournalist Kevin Carter's 1994 Pulitzer prize-winning photo puts things in perspective. That little boy is a haunting reminder of the blessed life we live. (A link to the photo here:

In 2008, I raise my glass to a deeper understanding of gratitude and a stronger commitment to seeking justice, loving mercy and walking humbly.

Saturday, December 29, 2007

and now for a little Smoke on the Water...

Sunday, December 23, 2007

In remembrance

RIP beloved Spot. J3 gave you a rich life.