I am now back at work full time and it feels like I am starting a new job at a place where I know all of the people. Kind of a neat feeling that I didn’t think about before coming back. On three occasions last week, I have tried to continue writing after hours. I […]

Last Night

My leave-of-absence is at an end. Tomorrow, I return to Chatham Financial. It’s bitter-sweet: leaving my full-time writing. I feel like I’m embarking on brand new phase of life. While I remember the first days of my leave-of-absence as a step into a wilderness, my transition back is altogether different. In some ways, it’s easier […]

The Dignity of Work: Objectivist or Christian?

In my conversations with Christians and Objectivists, both articulate a high view of work. Still, there are some inconsistencies between the foundation and practice of each worldview. Today, Rand’s view of laissez faire capitalism meets detractors, but her view of hard work gets wholehearted support in today’s Western industrial society. Rand’s heroes are not mere […]