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Don’t Bother Me. I’m on Fire.

Too Busy: 4 Takes

  • My contact is too busy to talk about collaboration: “Too many deliverables, scheduled too tightly.”
  • Another colleague laments the lack of time to think ahead about the broader picture.
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Curiosities

Morning rush hour

So I have a theory when I travel through the tube on a Monday morning to get back up north. I hate suit men. You know the kind of men who just rushing to get wherever they are going and don’t care about anyone in their way and would just cut you up if needs be or push and shove. 37 more words

Train Travel

I'm Too Busy

I’m too busy.

Just too busy.

For making money or making sense.

For making what my mother would say,

“good use of my time.”

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Poetry

Breaking the 80/20 Rule (or Is Radical Christianity really necessary?)

At Faith Church I’m convinced we have broken the 80-20 rule.

You know the adage that “20% of the people do 80% of the work”?  It is a complaint that usually a small group of people take on the lion’s share of the responsibility in an organization, while the majority of people slack off.  534 more words

Quotes From Canada

I recently read and reviewed Gillian Deacon’s book Naked Imperfection. Here is one tiny, little quote from that book that made me nod my head emphatically. 171 more words

Canadian Quotes

STOP. IT.

Lately we’ve all been thinking and screaming – “God save us! Save our country! Save the people being beheaded and killed for your name and the name of your Son!”  People are quoting 2 Chronicles 7:14 constantly – “if my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land”… 143 more words

Too Busy

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED

We’ve all heard this title so often the words become cliché, but please grant me the privilege of referring to that lonely road one more time. 1,069 more words

A Nation Divided