A tree stump resting in front of a lake with mountains in the background

When a Flaw Becomes a Strength

I drive through an old neighborhood on my way to the office and back every day.…


Looking out of an airplane from the cockpit

Get Out of Your Head

“Stop staring at the instrument panel,” my flight instructor said, finger…


Green stop sign with the words

What Some Call Failure, the Successful Call Experience

Failure can be a scary thing. Most of us sense it lurking at the edge of…


Red and white radio tower with half a moon in the distance

The Transmission of You

For those of you who still listen to the radio, perhaps you have a favorite…


Two palm trees on an island floating above the clouds with a large moon in the background

Nothing is Impossible

  What in your world do you define as impossible, that you wish weren't?…


The earth on meadow with clouds and a blue sky

From a Distance

  As I neared my speaking venue, I suddenly regretted not making time to…


Cloud shaped like a ying yang in the sky

A Double Life

I have a secret to share: I’ve been leading a double life. For many readers of…


Recreation airplane flying in the sky

Guest Post at EXTRAordinary! Inc.

  This week I have a guest post on EXTRAordinary! Inc., the website of an…


The Athens Parthenon

Flawed Beauty: Why You Must Embrace Your Imperfections

A while back I drove to a friend’s mountain cabin near West Jefferson, North…


Orange butterfly flying around a white daisy

Hope for Humanity

  There is a person you are meant to be. You know this because you’ve…