Tag Archives: Contentment

Pains of Life

When the pain comes, it’s hard to focus on anything else. When the pain saps your strength it’s hard not to be angry. When the pain won’t relinquish it’s hold, it’s hard to remember that this life is only but … Continue reading

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Is Our Best Good Enough?

If you can’t be the best at something, does that mean you shouldn’t try?  I have written three books now (the third soon to be released) and while I am happy with their reception, audience, message and purpose, I just … Continue reading

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Predictable Me?

“You’re just like your mother!” There are people in this world that don’t take that as an insult, but I’m not one of them. Likewise, I nearly broke my hand in several places while my mother berated me for being … Continue reading

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Getting Older

I’m on vacation so I thought I’d give you an excerpt from my first book to pique your interest: I know I’m getting older because I complain about the music these kids are listening to today and that everything hurts … Continue reading

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Smell the Roses!

Have you considered the beauty around you today? It’s springtime and the trees are blooming, the birds are singing and the rabbits are doing what rabbits do best. The sun is rising to present magnificent days filled with the sights, … Continue reading

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Blessings

I recently read an  article that stated we should stop saying we are blessed when things are going our way. That by using such verbiage, we are insulting or disrespecting all of those in the world that are poor or in dire … Continue reading

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Under Pressure!

Peer pressure, job pressure, performance pressure, family pressure…the list goes on and on. We have tons of issues pressing down on us at any given time, so much so that sometimes it’s a miracle we can stand at all. Some … Continue reading

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Baggage Fees

 Our perception of love is often clouded or obscured entirely by our emotional baggage. In my latest book, I will take you through a journey to clarify what love is actually intended to look like. Along that vein, here is … Continue reading

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Love…Like You Mean It

Love is such an easy word to say, but such a difficult and complex thing to understand. The word is often misused, misunderstood and misconstrued. Often watered down, it is a magnificent word and concept that needs our full attention, … Continue reading

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What do we have without hope?

In my first book the central theme was learning to cope with all the trials and tribulations that this life throws at us. The application of the lost art of “sucking it up” for a world full of complainers and … Continue reading

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