The older I get the more I come to realize so much of life is beyond my control. What is in my control are my emotions, my reactions, and my choices. That’s all I got. The rest I leave to divine intervention.
Some humans have trouble with commitment. They want all the rewards and fun of the steady thing and the freedom of no strings attached at the same time. There is true agony sometimes in the choosing. We are taught that it is an either/or choice. The truth is it can be both. If commitment is… Continue reading Commitment
Being a human #125 Be courageous and stand up for yourself. Sometimes you are your only advocate.
Being a human #119 Do one thing that scares you at least once a week. It will keep you from getting bored and stagnated. Be brave. Be enterprising. Be bold.
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
What happens when you throw caution to the wind and watch it blow away? Do that thing you have been thinking about forever. Jump off that what if train. Maybe you fall face first in the dirt. Maybe you don’t. One thing I know for sure, if you don’t jump you will never know.
Wise words from my better half, Brendan O’Gara “Reset. Readjust. Restart. Refocus. As many times as you need to. Just do not quit.”
Have you heard it said that it is darkest right before dawn? I suppose that’s true. What I do know is right when you think your situation can’t get any worse, it will. The catch is to stay with what you know is true and let things happen as it will. Do the right thing… Continue reading Day 74
How bad do you want it? If you really want something you will find a way. There will always be obstacles to work around. If it’s something important to you, the way will be found.