The Arithmetic of Failure

Since the pandemic began, we have been a society fixated on numbers. First we were concerned about the raw numbers of people getting sick, and then hospitalized, and then those who have died from COVID. Looking at individual numbers are important for each of these represents a soul who has become sick, a person who…

Leading a Values-based Life

I am standing in the middle of Cherry Creek State Park on a beautiful morning.  I look west toward the mountains which sit enveloped in a summer haze.  The green trees in the distance rustle in the wind.  I pick up a shell from my pocket and drop it in the lower barrel of the…