May 2014

Finding Significant Options

May 05, 2014 - 19:00

Cancer patients, investors, and sports coaches alike are obsessed with the answer to one crucial question: "What are my options?" Options explain much of what we do, think, and are. They provide restrictive boundaries as well as idyllic horizons that beckon us.&nbsp|Ancient Romans had a form of capital punishment involving the condemned sitting in a room surrounded by retractable walls. Each day the walls inched closer until the inevitable occurred.&nbsp|At times we feel as if life?s walls are closing in on us. Our mobility, opportunities, and pleasures rapidly shrink.