Sometimes you lose your bearings and don’t feel grounded. You can feel like you’re walking a tightrope or riding a trapeze and just hoping someone will catch you or that there will at least be a safety net somewhere below. It’s a dizzying feeling really…somewhat exciting because everything feels unknown, yet totally uncertain and unprotected […]
A Question of Trust “A penny for your thoughts,” he said, Standing by my side, “Tell me where you put your trust, What is your daily guide?” “Well, that’s a funny question, Of that, I have no doubt, I’m sure that I trust lots of things As the days go in and out.” “Give me […]
I’ve been asked what I hope for in creating my blog posts each day so I thought I’d shed some light on my sense of mission here.
It’s always been interesting to me how often we’re driven by what we believe are the facts of a given situation. We talk about the “real” world and the “real” numbers as though those are immovable truths. Those of us who believe in our dreams, rely on faith, or dare to hope for more may […]
Today you’re being awarded a Ph.D. That’s right! It’s something you’ve earned by hard work, by great planning, skill, and diligence. You’re being awarded this Ph.D. because you deserve it for every gift you’ve shared with those around you, every moment you’ve devoted to getting to know yourself better, and every person you’ve met who […]
Labels hang on each of us like so many post-it notes.
Getting tired of stacking up yesterdays? Is it time to be realigned, redesigned, remolded, unfolded, made new again? No matter what happened yesterday, it’s back there somewhere. It’s now just a little part of your history. It’s already old news? So what about today? You’re the star of your own story…the champion, the hero, the […]