“Do you want me?”

Today in the New York Times there is an article on the front pageĀ about an orphaned girl in Sierra Leone who has lost her entire family to Ebola. The little girl, affectionately known as “Sweetie Sweetie” because no one is sure of her real name, is about four years old. On a recent day sheContinue reading ““Do you want me?””


If more leaders had the courage my 8-year-old daughter recently displayed the world would be a better place. And not just by a little bit. A few months ago, as I was researching recreational basketball sign-ups for my 13-year-old son I randomly, impulsively and somewhat jokingly asked my daughters if they would also like toContinue reading “Courage”