Posts Tagged ‘Steven’

Steven Kalas — Rediscovering a child’s secret: Be here, now

When I was a child, my father more than once threatened to get a baseball bat and etch “Steven’s Attention Getter” into the wood. He told and retold a story about a farmer plowing a field behind a stubborn ol’ mule, the punch line of which had to do with the stick the father carried […]


Steven Kalas — Finding just the right balance in life requires constant attention

The good life is like a tightrope. It is stretched taut between birth and death, suspended over the abyss of potential chaos. Like a tightrope walker we inch forward, a bit to the left and a bit to the right, struggling to keep our … Balance! Lose balance, and the tightrope walker plunges toward the […]