I have taken a few days off from writing. Before my short break I had posted to this blog every day for 569 days. I was a little disappointed in myself for breaking my streak, but I needed the time to regroup. I need space to think about where my writing was going. By taking…… Continue reading Sometimes You Need a Little Time
Tag: Life Lessons
Endings are Beginnings
We have reached the end of a story. It’s the end of one tale and the start of the next. It’s easy to be happy about beginnings. Endings can go either way. They can be happy or sad. It depends on your story. Your story has starts, stops and transitions. It will end for good…… Continue reading Endings are Beginnings
Because you Can
Humans are not always good at decision making. We often make decisions based on emotional response. We often decide to do things just because we can do it. We don’t consider that maybe we would be better off if we did not do it. Just because you can do a thing doesn’t mean you should.…… Continue reading Because you Can
Just One More Thing
Sometimes when you’re finished, someone wants one more thing. When you’ve had all you can take and just need a rest, you hear “Can you do just this one more thing?” Just one more thing has to be one of the most irritating phrases in the English language. Y’all I’m so done with just one…… Continue reading Just One More Thing
Being a human #138 Protect the elders and the littles among you. Humans are most vulnerable during their first years and their last. It takes more than a village to raise a child and protect our legacies.
Being a human #133 It’s never too late to late to get your stuff together. Start today. Organize your thoughts, things, and finances. Get your life together, devise a plan, and move forward. Today.
Being a human #130 Every human makes mistakes, some big and some small. Making a mistake doesn’t negate a person’s right to be worthy of love. Everyone is worth love. Love is unconditional or it is not love.
Being a human #128 Your potential to succeed is limitless. Limits are self imposed myths.
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 #110 Keep confidences. However, never keep secrets from your significant other or your mom. That never ends well. Besides, mothers are exempt from “Please don’t tell anyone” because a good mother will keep your secret to her grave.