Surviving vs Thriving

  My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. Maya Angelou   Maya Angelou’s quote captures so beautifully my plight. My desire is to thrive, not only continue to fight for survival. Somewhere the two began toContinue reading “Surviving vs Thriving”

Failure after Failure, Now what…

Let me stop you here if you think this is a post that will cure failure. It’s not. It’s an honest post about failure, about what you experience when you fail, and what to do next as you work your way through it. Failure has knocked at the front door of many of our lives,Continue reading “Failure after Failure, Now what…”

Opportunity Alert

Hello, Hello, Hello, Guess what day it is? Nope, it’s not Wednesday but I felt like saying that. Tehehe. Okay, the real message is that I’ve decided to open up for gigs in two areas and wanted to share the good news. As many of you know, I love to write so I’m pursuing thisContinue reading “Opportunity Alert”

Shifting The Stalks Of Life

Life can sometimes feel like you’re running full speed in a cornfield seeking an opening but you can’t see what’s to come nor which way to go. With each turn, you get smacked in the face and keep encountering the same thing over and over for miles and miles. There’re times you want to sitContinue reading “Shifting The Stalks Of Life”

SEP: Someone Else’s Problem

What the what?! Oh, not me.. it’s SEP. All too often this is the stance taken in so many areas of life. Take a moment to flip channels or sit in the mall or park and just view it… Government shutdown… SEP. The husband you’ve made your boyfriend… SEP. The workload you’re responsible for… oh,Continue reading “SEP: Someone Else’s Problem”

Enigmatic… Best Is Yet To Come

  “The best is yet to come” was all that he said. Now, currently sitting upon three days of silence and counting…not a word has been said Wind taps the glass reminiscent of the cold shifting inside as it is out “The best is yet to come”… for him or for me Anxious and expectantContinue reading “Enigmatic… Best Is Yet To Come”

The How & The Why

    Greetings again, all. In keeping with the Just Jot It January challenge… You should join in. It’s fun, focused, and helps you express yourself. Add something different to your January. While others are burning up the gym, lol, you can say you joined Just Jot It January. Encourage others to jump in asContinue reading “The How & The Why”