Show the beautiful side.

I’ve had this artwork for a few years now, but I’m not getting much enjoyment out of looking at it. It’s kind of boring, actually. I mean, the brown edges are nice, and there’s even a little silver detail on the top, but, to be honest, I would like this picture better if it had…

Oh, Snap. Change is necessary.

I had a pet crayfish, and his name was Oh, Snap. I called him Snap for short, and he lived in a little tank on my desk. I had bought Snap for nine cents from the seafood section of a grocery store. Snap was a lot of fun to watch. He’d swim backwards wildly, burrow…

If it stinks, it needs changing. If it’s rotten, throw it out.

A strong odor permeates a room. Rotten food can spoil food that is near it. Our stinky, rotten attitude, words, or behavior have the same pervasive effect. They fill the air with negativity, silence laughter, and create an environment that is unhealthy and unpleasant. My words and actions have been stinky and unpleasant. When I…