Create Your Happiness

Sometimes we just need to take time for ourselves and enjoy the moment. Happiness is all around us, we just have to stop with all the "busyness" of life and reflect on our purpose for living. Reflections: What makes you happy? What inspires you to experience happiness? What are your dreams and goals? Did you... Continue Reading →

Candle Light

Candle Light 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 make your... Continue Reading →

Bring It On!

In my early years, I fell victim to "mediocrity thinking." I thought the best path was to stay meek, humble, and not to rock the boat. Then one day, in the silent moment of introspection, I realized that my "mediocrity thinking" was robbing me of my happiness, fulfillment, and purpose. I realized that challenges are all a part of life... Continue Reading →

Where’s the fun with being average?

The spice of life involves thinking outside the cubicle.  No one ever grew up saying..."One day, yes, one day, I will work in a cloth-covered box."  If they did say it, then most likely they are not reading this blog because they don't have the natural thirst for knowledge.  After all, those that want to be... Continue Reading →

Possibility Thinking

"Identical Conditions will have different experiences." - Benjamin  Zander Benjamin Zander’s short video (5 min) “The Art of Possibility” (below) deeply resonates with my philosophy and how I experience the world. My parents are one of the greatest influences in my life. After I was born, my mother resigned from her job, chose to be... 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 →

Fear Re-Imagined

"What if instead of calling them fears, we call them stories?" - Karen Thompson Karen Thomson Walker’s YouTube Video on "What Fear Can Teach Us" adds a new dimension to fear. I used to think of fear as a response to self-protection and self-preservation. The typical freeze, flee, or fight response when dealing with fear. By... Continue Reading →

Inspirational Leadership

I am fascinated by charismatic leaders. I admire someone who could show me the grand vision, what part I play in achieving it, and engage my creativity, curiosity, and personality. "A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way." - John C. Maxwell One such leader was my former... Continue Reading →

I Hear Voices.

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." - Eleanor Roosevelt The dominant voice in my head tells me, "You are awesome. You will accomplish great things. Your potential will open up the possibilities of the universe." In leadership and in life, it is important to be aware of the voices taking up real estate... Continue Reading →

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