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 light... Continue Reading →

Choose to Learn

Life is about choices. You may choose to engage and make a difference, you may choose to do nothing or you give up your power of choice and let someone else choose for you. Whichever way you go, a choice will be made. An important choice to make is to learn about ourselves and the universe around us. By being a continually learner... Continue Reading →

Dare to Dream Again

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt As a child, our dreams were an endless flow of hopes and goals. Then as we grew older, the dreams became less and less. And for a few, the dreams stopped completely. However, there is hope because dreams can be started... Continue Reading →

Interconnectedness

“For a table to exist, we need wood, a carpenter, time, skillfulness, and many other causes. And each of these causes needs other causes in order to be. The wood needs the forest, the sunshine, the rain, and so on. The carpenter needs his parents, breakfast, fresh air, and so on. And each of these... Continue Reading →

Bad Day…No WAY!

"When something bad happens, you have three choices. You can let it DEFINE YOU, let it DESTROY YOU, or you can let it STRENGTHEN YOU!" - Unknown Although, I have been told that I am "over positive" and see the world through "Rose colored lenses," we all go through a bad day. There are moments I... Continue Reading →

Flashlight and Candlelight Leadership

A leader and manager are two distinct personalities that occur in the mind of those in management positions. The leader side is similar to the creative thought process of the brain and the manager side is similar to the logical thought process of the brain. Balance is not about an even split between the leader... Continue Reading →

Meaningless Words

We give power to the words we hear. The words we allow into our hearts can motivate, destroy, inspire, cripple, motivate, and paralyze us. And the words we share with others can do the same. Imagine a world filled with words of appreciation, love and support. How would it look like to you? For me, it's... Continue Reading →

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