To laugh is to risk appearing the fool. To weep is to risk appearing sentimental To reach out for another is to risk involvement. To expose feelings is to risk exposing your true self. To place your ideas… your dreams before the crowd is to risk their loss. To love is to risk not being […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear. Mark Twain It’s so funny how many of us, me included, have gotten into the habit of straying away from the things we fear. How did we get to the place of fearing anyhow? Most of the time it’s based on what […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I turned on my PC this morning ready to get an early start (3:45 am) and BAM, Blue Screen of Death!… Argh!.. I cuss, I fuss, and then kick myself because I knew this would happen. It happened 2 weeks ago before my trip to Miami, and then 3 weeks before then, and a couple […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“The people who get on in the world are those who look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.” ~ George Bernard Shaw I read this quote this morning and it put an extra pep in my step. We often say, “It is what it !s” Right? Well, if […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
One of my dearest friends who passed way too soon introduced me to a poem that I keep on the cork board in my office. It’s one that she made sure her girls read from time to time. Such a wonderful work of art, full of lessons in keeping our individual trains on the track – […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“I’m reminded that moving forward to pursue dreams sometimes means not trying so hard, and instead just being open and willing…brave.” ~ Gent Heikka ~ What an awesome reminder! How many times have the best laid plans not worked out? Was it because it wasn’t a great plan?… I doubt that. We all have ideas […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I really could have used these words as a young girl growing up. Although life wasn’t as complicated as it is now for our young people, a 12 year old is a 12 year old. Wanting to fit in but not so much. Needing reassurance and not knowing where exactly to get it. Changing and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
How often do we just accept “what is” as the truth for ourselves? Very often when I sit down with my clients who are struggling with the meaning of their corporate lives, I ask about what makes them happy. Immediately, their faces light up and they begin to talk about what makes their heart sing. […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Today’s inspiration! We often wonder why we still feel a certain way even though we’ve done quite a bit of work to improve our lives… when in actuality, we are still holding on. We hold onto: memories what she/he said what you thought was true habits that harm (ourselves and others) bad attitudes. you name it… […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song” ~ Maya Angelou ~ Thank you Maya for your many words of wisdom… They fill the empty voids in our lives and give us reason to aspire to something higher. Just by your words.. I am forever grateful that […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.