Dr. Thomas Maples: Crossroads

Confused? A Wise Man Once Said… Just Keep Going!

Inspiration He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. Confucius It does not matter how slowly you go … Continue reading Confused? A Wise Man Once Said… Just Keep Going!

Inspiration: Teaching through Lived Experience

Daily Inspiration I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney It is better to know some of the … Continue reading Inspiration: Teaching through Lived Experience

Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

Inspiration Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom. — Oprah Winfrey Intelligence plus character—that is the true goal of education — Dr. Martin Luther King, … Continue reading Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

Mentoring, Education, & Morality: To Catch the Early Worm

After completing my doctoral studies, I turned to reading for pleasure to sustain my voracious appetite for knowledge. Blogs, vlogs, self help books, myths, fairytales, and literature on mens issues … Continue reading Mentoring, Education, & Morality: To Catch the Early Worm

Practical Parenting: Oh No – The Sky is Falling!!!

How are we to stay positive for our children in such of a barrage of negative messages we are subjected to daily? Today I watched my children staring at their … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Oh No – The Sky is Falling!!!

Turn Off, Tune Out, and Drop In: Media, Politics, and the Social Spin Cycle as Symptom & Dream?

Most of our world is mind-spin. The power of wisdom is to wake us to the direct experiences of things as they are. It dispels our drowsy blindness and allows … Continue reading Turn Off, Tune Out, and Drop In: Media, Politics, and the Social Spin Cycle as Symptom & Dream?