Tag Archives: inspiration

More Grief, Where Will I Put It?

Anya, my dog, and I were out for our daily afternoon walk in the hills of our neighborhood. We usually take the same route as she likes the routine and often leads the way. As we walked by one of the houses set higher on the hill, we saw the ivy beneath the house move […]

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Be Memorable

bE unIquE—bE mEmOrAblE—this is what truly makes you human.

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KINDNESS, It’s Contagious

Kindness is not only contagious, it matters, and it makes a difference. I had a different story prepared to tell you however after waking up to the news of another American horror story of one more senseless act of violence, my other story seemed trite and meaningless. I will save it for a slow news […]

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Any worthwhile journey…

I accept challenges as part of any worthwhile journey.

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Is it: Kind? Necessary? True?

The other day I was walking my dog in the neighborhood hills where I live. A woman I didn’t know stopped me and said “I see you walking a lot, and I remember you had a different dog, a black and white one.” I said “yes, she passed away 20 months ago.” The woman said […]

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DIY for Greater Satisfaction

From you, the people who keep my spirit alive every day I’ve learned that nobody cares like I do so I practice DIY (DO IT YOURSELF) whenever possible. True Story: Having recently had the exterior of my house painted the painters called out an area to me where the roof tiles were coming loose from […]

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Shake it Off!

One of the many things I learned from my dog…don’t like something…shake it off.

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Remarkable

To produce a good amount of quality work you have to produce a large quantity that is unremarkable. Ask any artist, writer, salesperson, business person…

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It’s a Matter of Perspective

Whatever I am going through there is always someone who has it worse. True story: “I wish I had my old problems back” she said. Those are recent words of a young woman, the mother of three beautiful girls. Three years ago, the youngest girl, who was one year old at the time, ate some […]

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So It’s Respect You Want?

Respect has to be earned no matter who you are. True Story: A few weeks ago I heard on the news that “Nut Job” was the number one most googled term of the day. According to the urban dictionary it was spelled “nutjob” and is defined as a person that is crazy or nuts. Now […]

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