I Believed

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/IBelieved.mp3I am reluctantly considering the conclusion that much of what I have believed for as long as I have believed anything may represent far more hope than truth. Sure, I admit to taking it for granted that things actually are the way I have always thought they are, that my reality is valid and based […]

Just One Big Unhappy Family

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/JustOneBigUnhappyFamily.mp3If what you see is one big happy family, there may be many reasons and explanations, not that any of these are necessary. Happy is normally its own accounting. If what you see is one big unhappy family, there are only a few likely reasons, and explanations totally depend on who you ask. Emotional distress, […]

I Might Change But…

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/IMightChangeBut.mp3We are told that we should accept the things we can’t change, but should we really? The truth of the matter is that I don’t think that I know what that means. Whether I do or don’t, I do know that it likely doesn’t matter whether I accept what I can’t change or not. Things […]

Passing Virtue

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/PassingVirtue.mp3Are you mostly a person who is passing virtue or are you more apt to stay in the virtue zone? It’s a pretty simple choice, but making it is very far from easy or obvious. Perhaps you will choose to take a few minutes to check out a conversation I was having with my digital […]

Step Back to Step Up

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/StepBackToStepUp.mp3How often do you have to deal with difficult situations, difficult people or times when what to do, what to say, or how to proceed are unclear? What about those moments when you are tempted to do or say something just to get past the immediate stress and discomfort? It just may be that it […]

Just Going Along To Get Along

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/JustGoingAlongToGetAlong.mp3Now and then, just going along to get along is a really good idea. It’s the easiest and most hassle-free way to deal with some people and some situations. The key here is “some.” The problem starts when “some” transitions to “most” or even to “all.” Just going along to get along becomes a serious […]

Life Changing Events

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/LifeChangingEvents.mp3Have you ever experienced a life changing event? I’m not talking about an event that prompted change in how you do something, think about things or how you handle some situations or circumstances. I am thinking about a fundamental change in who you are and how you perceive yourself and the world around you. You […]