Refuse Unkind Words 2

Refuse Unkind Words
I heartily rebelled against corporation recently, and have enjoyed a taste of freedom and a slap on the wrist. Here’s the story. I have been engaged in numerous discussions about a promotion I have been seeking over the last year. It has been mostly a blocked route due to various corporate politics. I’ve written about ...

A Bold Demonstration Of Generosity: Would You Do THIS?

A Bold Demonstration Of Generosity: Would You Do THIS?
  I have overcome some major obstacles to get to this point. By “this point” I mean being where I felt a true shift in my level of bold action. I have experimented with being more absurd so I could shake off my attachment to what people thought of me. I’ve engaged in confrontation. I’ve gotten ...

Comfortable Life Vs A Great One 1

Comfortable Life Vs A Great One
Evidence of societal decline is mounting. Kids don’t walk to school anymore. Too much effort. You never see kids in casts with broken arms and legs. All playgrounds are fun-proof safely padded. Chicken pox has a vaccine, so no chicken pox parties. It’s not the comfortable civilized approach. Nobody has to go through the underground tunnels ...

Cosmic Collisions That Derail Your Goal

Cosmic Collisions That Derail Your Goal
Funny rule of the universe:  It goes something like this. You see a word you don’t know. So, you find out what it means, and then all of a sudden, that word shows up EVERYWHERE. You notice it in the newspaper, in the books you are reading, somebody you know uses the word. Is that some ...

Courage In Action: Toronto Pan Am Games 1

Courage In Action: Toronto Pan Am Games
I saw what courage, determination, and living your dreams looks like, attending the Pan AM games in Toronto this week.  We had the opportunity to attend the mens gymnastics event and got a close up look at the teams in action. There were 6 events: vault, horse, floor, high bar, parallel bars and the rings. There ...