Time keeps ticking

One of the most difficult aspects of working from home is time management. The lines tend to blur between personal and professional work. Online research quickly degenerates into rabbit trails. One of these interesting rabbit trails recently led me to an article on "How to Deal with Distractions in a Web Worker's World" at the … Continue reading Time keeps ticking



A few days ago, I was surprised to see these beautiful lilies outside my office window. While its scientific name is Lycoris¬†squamigera, the plant is known as "Surprise Lily" or "Magic Lily" or even "Resurrection Lily."¬†It has earned its nicknames because the leaves die down in late spring, usually disappearing in May. After months with … Continue reading Surprise!

RYS Glimpse

What began as a cloudy and warm morning with a rain shower has turned into a very warm and sunny day here on the campus of Dordt College in Sioux Center where over 800 people have gathered for the annual RYS Convention. On assignment for Christian Renewal, I arrived yesterday afternoon with time to settle … Continue reading RYS Glimpse