War, PTS, & Responsibility

June 4, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy No Comments

A couple nights ago, some of my good friends and coworkers attended a post traumatic stress (PTS) informational workshop/presentation for families of war veterans. They went to support the efforts of an amazing man in our community that works to help said vets. Result: they went in jaded, and came out different. Nutshell of what … Read More

All This Gravity

April 19, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLife No Comments

When you live in the desert, you try to get out whenever you can. “Yesterday Morning” by Matt Wertz As per our usual weekly arrangement, I accompanied my lovely wife on her ride down to acting class on Tuesday night. (And by “accompanied,” of course I mean drove the hour-plus ride and she took a … Read More

How To Create The Future

March 14, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy 5 Comments

Lately I’ve been abnormally preoccupied with the future. There are obviously endless ways to dichotomize humanity, but today I find myself wondering if we could split people into these two groups: People who stand by and let life happen to them, and People that make things happen: people who create the future. I was watching … Read More