I wake up in a cold room on an air mattress to complete darkness. It’s the third week in a row with no electricity and Thanksgiving week at that. There is a TV sitting in the floor in front of me with a few toys scattered about. But what is next to the TV is […]
In college, I studied Mechanical Engineering. I chose this major for three reasons. First, my father is an engineer, and so it was familiar. Second, I was pretty good at math and science. Third—and this might be the most important reason why I chose engineering—I hated to read and write. Hated it!
This excerpt comes from Chapter 1 in the book. I recently came across a short quote attributed to G.K. Chesterton: “A man knocking on the door of a brothel is looking for God.” Although my knuckles did not knock on brothel doors, I was looking, searching for something, or someone. And whenever I head toward […]