I hate being disappointed.  Don’t you? I feel vulnerable. Sometimes I feel silly that I even wanted something in the first place.  Sometimes it creates the potential to be “at odds” with someone important – my wife, my kids, my friends, or my co-workers. So with all this disappointment, I try not to want. But I do.  I want people to like me.  I want people to notice and pay attention to me, to listen to me, to respect me… I want a lot.  So what do I do? This… Continue reading Longings