2013 in Review

Good morning 2014! This morning I woke up, checked my now ancient Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone (it is only 2 years old) and saw that my 81 year old mother-in-law had made some Facebook updates so I use the phone to navigate there.  That my mother-in-law is actively on Facebook inspires me.  Anyway, this…

My Three Wisemen

This Christmas I got a little surprise – the flu.  It arrived Thursday, December 20th as I was finishing a conversation with a recruiter who found me on LinkedIn.  After our chat, I headed off to a late lunch, time at school, then ran to the grocery store for food and my favorite cold remedies…

Communications and Frustrations

Here is the Hugh Macleod gapingvoid cartoon of the day that I just received. And here is his comments for this simplistic work that says a lot: Hugh Macleod’s ONLY HAPPY Anything worth doing has more than its fair share of frustrations. The frustration comes through the challenges of expressing the deeply internal need to…

Donde esta Kim? En El Salvador!

Hola from El Salvador!  I have come with mi famila iglesia – iglesia means church!  I am at the Shalom Home which is an orphanage in essentially a suburb of San Salvador.   Before I start, as I write this I don’t have access to all that it seems to take for me to post…