A. Fast-order cook; data entry guy; web & graphic designer. Most recently, I was a door-to-door shoe salesman.
A. My work saving the lives of children in Iraq with the Preemptive Love Coalition.
A. Leander High School; Howard Payne University
A. Sir Edward Elgar; Miles Davis Quintent (1955-58)
A. Hotel Rwanda
A. Lost; West Wing; Gilmore Girls
A. A wild ride of dangerous, risky love.
A. Curse your caution at least once a day.
A. Staying alive with no great purpose.
A. With my family, serving alongside people in need.
A. My wife
A. I've helped save hundreds of lives, but I could have helped save hundreds more if they only knew they were dying.
A. Would that I could play mandolin like Chris Thile!
A. Let's see how I do with raising my kids and honoring my wife over the next few decades and I'll let you know.
A. Everyone else is already taken. I spend my effort trying to become the best version of *me*, not an imitation of someone else.
A. My glabrous pate.
A. Aslan in The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
A. Richard Parker (the Tiger) in Life of Pi by Yann Martel
A. People who bite their finger nails... and, much more so, the fact that I am one of them.
A. Storytelling, speaking, lecturing, panel discussions, singing...
A. What I am blessed to do in reality is far more rewarding than fantasy!
A. Loyalty, trustworthiness and forgiveness.
A. The coconut cream pie at Monument Cafe in Georgetown, TX
A. "Pt. IV - Psalm" by John Coltrane; "Enigma Variations" by Sir Edward Elgar; "My Enemies Are Men Like Me" by Derek Webb; "Make Straight" by Charlie Hall; "The Mariner's Revenge Song" by The Decemberists
A. Flannery O'Connor, Fyodor Dostoevsky, C.S. Lewis, George Orwell
A. "Brothers Karamazov" - Dostoevsky
A. Chronicles of Narnia
A. The reward is in the risk.