For just a moment think about your thoughts. Not your nice thoughts. Not your positive thoughts. Think about your dark thoughts; the ones you wouldn’t want to share. Have you ever been on a two lane road driving 65 M.P.H. and up ahead you see a truck coming in the opposite lane and you [...]
Don’t worry so much, boy.
The nails you’re biting and the thoughts you’re inviting are stealing your joy.
What troubles you now you’ll soon be forgetting.
I know because I am where you are heading.
Try to enjoy your starts and stops;
your amazing catches and [...]
Incredibly, every time we look to the sky we’re looking at the past. Since light has to travel a great distance, whatever we see arrives after the event has occurred. The universe is a vast time machine.
What if we saw our failures the same way?
I am a fan of action. I am a fan of showing up and dreaming dreams. Not just little dreams either, but great big hairy audacious dreams.
Remember Ralph Phillips, the boy in the Looney Tunes cartoons? [...]
The note slipped from the drawer it had been stashed away in for several years. Marcia opened it, and it didn’t take long for the tears to flow. It was handwritten by her favorite teacher. Mrs. Baranski was everybody’s favorite teacher. Reading her sweet, encouraging words was incredibly timely because of what Marcia was [...]