Deep Thoughts Q&A: If life is so short, why do we do so many things we don’t like and like so many things we don’t do?

THE QUESTION:

If life is so short, why do we do so many things we don’t like and like so many things we don’t do?

THE MULTI-PART ANSWER:

For starters, human life expectancy is at an all-time high. Life isn’t all that short unless you make it short (think drug use, sloth plus gluttony, poor life choices and other such life-shortening behaviors) and life can be as long and fruitful as your mindset will let you feel it is.

  • Your lifespan will feel longer to you if you do more meaningful, worthwhile things in the course of that single lifespan. Continue reading
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Fix all that bad karma you have stored up back there. Remember that weekend in Vegas? Yeah. That.

Good deed needs doing, and awesome are the people who step up to do the little things within their own local community to create positive change.

Creating change on a global scale is really frickin’ hard. It’s beyond reach for me, personally, to think I can just get up and change the world. And it was the realization of the monumental scope of the wrongs going on in our world that made me take a careful look at how on God’s green Earth I could actually make a difference. Continue reading