'Tis the Season.
I want this to be the best Christmas for every one of you. And I think I can help make that happen.
Twenty seven days between now and Christmas. That gives us plenty of time to receive a few points of...well, let's call them "Heart Adjustment Suggestions."
They won't be "Let's find the meaning behind Christmas" essays. We've all tried that. The event comes and goes, and the "meaning" needs to be rooted out from underneath wrapping, receipts and Advil. You will not be reading essays about how to get the right gift. You'll want to give a different present to the ones you care about after you read some of the essays.
Christmas is frequently preceded by the words, "The Spirit Of...." This will be the thesis of these essays.
In addition, these essays on Christmas will remind you that this happiness and ease of this season is, to paraphrase a wonderful term, "an inside job."
As the Grinch said, "Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more."
We are on a discovery to find out what that "little bit more" can be.
So, as we travel through these days toward December 25th, may I be the first to reintroduce these words to all of you again: