There are days that you remember because they have a long lasting effect on your life. I certainly have many of these. There are days that serve to remind me of those moments. When my life changed so dramatically that it could never be the same again.
What had been my life was over and what was coming next was unknown and unpredictable. The experience I identified as my life was shattered into a million pieces and no matter how they were put back together they would never be the same, they would never fit snugly. Read more...(763 words, 4 images, estimated 3:03 mins reading time)
In order to keep moving through life, we all have to believe that something better awaits us in the future, we need to hope. No matter where we are right now, there is a potential for a future that contains anything that we can conceive of. This is limitless and unlimited.
If life is going great then it can get better. If things aren’t going as well as you would like, it can improve in the short order. That is called hope and without hope, progress is difficult to have. Read more...(422 words, 2 images, estimated 1:41 mins reading time)
Too often in life, I think people resign themselves to the situation. The way that it is right now will always be. If one believes this then there is no room for improvement, there is no hope. Things can change in an instant, and the things you dream of can come to you, today, out of the blue. Hope is a powerful tool, that allows your dreams to be realized in a way that you may not have imagined before. Read more...(479 words, 5 images, estimated 1:55 mins reading time)
If you are looking to be the best that you can be, I don’t think that there is a better activity for you than reading. When you talk to people today it is sad how little we read books that expand our horizons and push ourselves to grow and think a little bit.
I understand that there is an inordinate number of distractions out there today, all vying for our short attention spans, and books seem to be getting the short end of the stick. With that so are we. Read more...(983 words, 10 images, estimated 3:56 mins reading time)