John talks about his homeless man character with a special focus on US Military Veterans. John makes the case that the minute a man or woman begins military service, they are a hero.
Cookie Full of Grace: A 12-year-old boy learns what grace looks like in the bathroom with his polish grandma.
John speaks of dragons as metaphors for the challenges of life that we all have to face. How we respond is what it’s about. Some of us are destroyed by our dragon, some of us become saints, and some of us will just keep wrestling the beast.
To enter our metaphorical cave is to confront our inner demons, the potential of the un-confronted dark side of ourselves. When Luke enters the cave, he doesn’t confront the actual Vader. Once he slays Vader, the mask vaporizes unveiling the potential Vader that lives within himself.