Even God Plays Tag

You’re it.

Thomas E. McDaniels
Published in
5 min readOct 26, 2022


Photo by Avel Chuklanov on Unsplash

Have you ever played tag?

While playing tag, there are two ways to behave — evade or pursue. The tagger seeks out a pursuant, runs them down, and touches them. The touched person shifts from the evader to the pursuer.

Does the tag game resemble the way we do life? I think so. There are days I am the evader — evading hard conversations, certain kinds of people…