If you want, need, hate, love, or crave something just say it. Humans are so worried about what other people think they walk lightly around the truth. Just be honest already. If you are honest and the other person doesn't like what you said at least you can say that you are speaking truth. You… Continue reading Can We Just be Honest?
It seems to me that people do not respect the fact that no matter who the president is or what color your state is we Americans are blessed to be in the greatest country on the planet. People come here because it’s better than where they left. Spend five minutes with a person seeking American… Continue reading Is Patriotism Dead
I am not talking about the switch grandma put on your bare legs. Yeah, that hurt. Discipline to improve yourself to grow as a decent human hurts too. Making a plan, seeing it through, doing the right thing, and improving is worth all the pain it takes to get there. After the pain comes the… Continue reading Discipline is painful
I talk a lot about humans and the importance of loving each other. Actually, I am an all life loving human including animals. I love them from a distance, except for dogs and occasionally cats that I love in person. Humans are not required to love animals. In fact animals were created for man as… Continue reading Must Love Dogs
“We are all stories in the end, just make it a good one eh?”― The 11th Doctor Matt Smith I love this quote from Doctor Who because it is true. All we are at the end of life is the stories told about the good and bad of us. It is up to us to… Continue reading Stories are all we have in the end.
It’s difficult sometimes to determine what is just enough. How much time is enough to do a task? How much food is enough to feed a family? How much paint is enough to make art? How much money is enough to pay all the bills? One thing I can promise you that is enough is… Continue reading Just enough
Being a human #125 Be courageous and stand up for yourself. Sometimes you are your only advocate.
Being a human #117 Find truth and stand on it. Don’t let anyone push you off. Don’t sugar coat it. Don’t make excuses for it. Don’t water it down. Often the truth is not liked by the masses. Just because a lie is popular doesn’t make it true. Truth is unchanged by time or opinion.
Being a human #111 You are not a rooted tree. You can change your trajectory as you deem necessary. If a human puts an obstacle in your way, do what you’ve got to do to go around, over, or under it. Even if the cost is high, do it. Apologize for the inconvenience you caused… Continue reading Day 111
Being a human #105 Read the signs. Literally and intuitively. Look up at the world in front of you, things are obvious. We spend too much time focused on one point of vision we miss the important things. If you pay attention to the details around you, you will see what wonders you have been… Continue reading Day 105