Self-Respect

We are responsible for our own lives. Each of us must recognize what has worked for us in the past, what has not worked, and make new decisions based on that knowledge for the next move. We have all made mistakes. We must determine if we are present in life or absent from it. IfContinue reading “Self-Respect”

Appearances

Remember the old saying about judging the content of a book by its cover? People often judge a person’s appearance in the same way. More and more, initial judgments have resulted in murder because what is represented is not exactly reality. It’s interesting, I’ve had this post in draft form for a long time. ButContinue reading “Appearances”

The Journey

“I learned this, at least, by my experiment; that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” Henry David Thoreau Where are you headed? In life, in your career, where you’ll spend yourContinue reading “The Journey”

No. You Don’t Have Time

No. You don’t have time.  (3 of 3) Not too long ago I was riding in the car with a friend who impatiently tried to nudge the car ahead of her when the traffic light had just changed and proclaimed, “Hey, the light’s not getting any greener. What are you waiting for?” Similarly, Incubus lyricsContinue reading “No. You Don’t Have Time”

Speaking of Change

(1 of 3) Speaking of change. . . This post will come as three parts: Speaking of Change, Don’t Wait for Permission, and No. You Don’t Have Time. I’ve delayed in writing this particular posting as I have been deep in the midst of my own change. Typically, I like to throw myself into changesContinue reading “Speaking of Change”