Funeral stories

I have said many times that I have lots of funeral stores and I’ve told many of them around a lunch table. For some reason, the stories that are entertaining are never about weddings – those are planned for weeks and for rehearsed. Not so for funerals. Over the years I have done many a…

When I need a laugh

Some days you just need to have a good laugh, and when I do this is sure to get me going. Now I have a hernia so laughing hard can really hurt, but for goodness sake it’s worth it! Turn up the volume! So what’s the thing that really makes you laugh?

Asking profound questions

I recently had an employee who got into a bit of a conflict with someone else. They didn’t actually talk to each other but they did exchange a few strongly worded emails. You know what I”ve learned? Exchanged emails never resolve conflict. It’s a bit like trying to put out a fire by throwing butter…