My Sister Got Me Started

Some fires can't be extinguished

[Note: This post originally appeared on my Patreon page. I mentioned that I’d move all my free content to this site and leave all subscription content on Patreon.

Well, here you go…]


I mentioned in my Patreon intro video that my sister, Sandra, got me started writing. You can get a little of that story in Mission of the Heart. Here’s the story behind the story.
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Mission of the Heart

My sister's awe put a fire to my imagination

[Note: This post originally appeared on the An Economy of Meaning blog on 11 June 2013 about 6pmET. I’m reposting it here because it’s mentioned in My Sister Got Me Started and an upcoming interview (I’ll post a link when it goes live)]


Yesterday afternoon I achieved a goal I gave myself when I was in grade school.

My sister shared a story then and, in her telling, I, as a child, was so overwhelmed by her sense of awe, of excitement, of wonder, of possibility and imagination that I decided one day I would return her sharing, to give back that sense of joy and wonder, to fire those feelings of awe and excitement and experience that imagination again.
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