Month: February 2021

Weekly Message from T. J.


The dark of morning was as still as it always is. My morning writing was done. So was my morning workout. It was time to log in and say “Hi” to my friend. He’s always good to see, with his huge beard and bright … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

It’s Gonna Happen

“…and then he just put his hand out like he wanted me to shake it. And I was like, brah, not gonna happen.”

My friend was telling a story about meeting someone new, someone he didn’t know, who put out his hand … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Just a Moment

As some of you learned yesterday, I was feeling a little under the weather the past few days. I am feeling better today, which is wonderful. And one of the advantages of actually feeling under the weather is that I slow down … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Canned Faith

*tink*… “Damn.” *tink*…*tink*…*dff*

These are the sounds of a person trying to toss tiny rocks into the open mouth of a 12-ounce aluminum can on the beach. Sometimes it would hit the can, maybe even on the top, and tink. But a lot … read more.