A Fire-breathing Magician Falls for Deception

By |2018-09-23T19:26:23+00:00September 23rd, 2018|Inspirational, Magic|

When I picked up the phone one evening just over ten years ago one of the last people I expected to hear on the other end was my magician friend Scott Wolf.  It’s very possible you’ve seen him before.  A video of one of his magic routines gone horribly wrong went viral on YouTube and [...]

Legacy of a “Greatest Generation” Warrior

By |2018-09-15T17:01:47+00:00September 15th, 2018|Inspirational|

In 1941 our world was in trouble. A crazed dictator and his vicious war machine were trampling the freedoms and lives of millions.  World War Two had come to America.  A half a world away, in the city of Indianapolis, a skinny kid named Elmer Ellsworth Robison – my dad - decided to join thousands [...]

An Old Man, Some Pencils, and a Life Lesson

By |2018-09-15T15:10:46+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Inspirational|

There was something curiously familiar about the wrinkled little man. He was one of those people you see once and, because of their singular distinctiveness, you never forget. And yet, I had. With a few hours to spare before my flight back home, I was strolling along the sidewalk around Indianapolis’ Monument Circle.  Once a [...]