Be Present.

The past is the past and the future is not guaranteed.  Why must we dwell on the negative things that has happened or be anxious about the negative thing that may happen?  Time is a constant.  Time favors no one.  Time stops for no one. Time is a precious resource and should be spent on... Continue Reading →

Normal is Average…

"You have to be ODD to be number one." - Dr. Seuss Being normal is overrated. Normal is average and average is mediocre. Now...who said as a child that they wanted to grow up and be mediocre? Be you. Be your wonderful and fabulous self. Express your thoughts, pursue your dreams and enjoy. Reflection: Where did we learn to... Continue Reading →

Sink or Swim

During my first few years in the business world, I was introduced to the following statement,"sink or swim." In other words, you either get with the program or you fail.  However, my thought is why limit oneself to either sinking or swimming. What about a third option of "solution finding" such as building a raft or sitting... Continue Reading →

Click Refresh

As a child, our dreams were more exciting, daring, and imaginative.  As we progress with age, our dreams become confined by the cultural, social, and economical influence around us.  Then we get so caught up with trying to catch up that we beg for a break from the relentless cycle of work and an unending... Continue Reading →

Accept and Move Forward

Our habits is one of the things that defines who we are and what we will accomplish.  Like a two edge sword, our habits will either push us towards our dreams or pull us into the abyss of uncertainty. Trials, tribulations, detours and setbacks are a part of life.  It's how we handle them that separates the... Continue Reading →

Happiness is…

"Nobody really cares if you are miserable, so you might as well be happy." - Cynthia Nelms Happiness is a state of being. If we are not being happy, then we begin to lose bits and pieces of ourselves along the way... Until we get to the point where we blend with the shadows. Happiness... Continue Reading →

Conversation Hog Syndrome

There exists a disease that can unknowingly creep up on us I refer to as the Conversation Hog Syndrome (CHS). CHS creates a deep urge in the listener to say something to compete with the speaker’s sharing time. Other symptoms include… thinking of what to say next, abruptly interrupting the speaker, and offering advice when... Continue Reading →

Staying the Course

"A ship in the harbor is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for."-William Shedd Whatever life throws at us, we must be prepared to stay the course.  Like all journeys, we must have a plan on where we want to go. To achieve our destiny, we must create a series of goals to... Continue Reading →

Candle Light

Candle Light by Reyvo As I see the light flicker upon the candle I see various warm tones of browns, oranges, yellows In the contrast of the black abyss The light dances in joy, peace and happiness Knowing that darkness has no hold   Reflection: What is your light in moments of darkness? What would... Continue Reading →

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