What father figure in your life are you thinking of this Father’s Day weekend? Or maybe you are a father yourself. If so, Happy Father’s Day! Or maybe you are grateful for the man who is a father figure to somebody you love.
Children remind us to look at things from a different perspective, don’t they? To kids, Dad is always a super hero.
Who’s your superhero? One of mine is Carlos Gaspar, father of four plus one on the way. We know him as FBI Special Agent Kim Otto’s righthand man in the Hunt for Jack Reacher thrillers,
For mystery writers and cold case investigators, one hero is the man who invented the M-Vac — a specialized vacuum designed to remove bacteria from food. Or, more accurately, a cold case investigators’ hero might be the man in the FBI who realized the M-Vac could be effective at extracting DNA from evidence. Since that realization, it’s been used successfully to solve cold cases multiple times. Now that’s what I call creative thinking.
Who helps you think outside of the box?
This weekend, I encourage you to think differently. Read a book! Exercise your imagination, and use it to turn something ordinary into something extraordinary!