Grasping for Gratitude: Inspiring You To Be Your Best

You may find yourself grasping for gratitude. I never imagined that the world would lose its footing to a virus. Those stories belong in the history of plagues and diseases like smallpox, leprosy, or polio. Most of us have never experienced a quarantine. We've never seen businesses closed to [...]

2020-06-22T12:09:11-05:00

Defining Moments Unlock the Secret of a Great Life

In the Power of Moments, Chip and Dan Heath call us to think in moments "to recognize where the prose of life needs punctuation." Chip and Dan help us understand that, “Our lives are measured in moments, and defining moments are the ones that endure in our memories.” Today, [...]

2020-05-11T12:15:19-05:00

Flannel: Inspiring Ideas to Be Your Best

Never underestimate flannel—or people "Now, each of us has his own special gift And you know this was meant to be true. And if you don't underestimate me I won't underestimate you." ~ Bob Dylan My granddaughter listened as I described my recent writing projects. Then she started giving [...]

2020-04-26T09:03:12-05:00

Joy in the Wilderness: Where Have the People Gone?

Joy is in front of us; if we look. You don't need to search for joy. That feeling of well-being or good fortune doesn't elude you if you choose to open your eyes. “Find ecstasy in life: the mere sense of living is joy enough.” —Emily Dickinson Trista Ainsworth [...]

2020-04-23T21:23:21-05:00