staircase going upward into a cloudy, blue sky

How to Rise Above the Storm Clouds in Life

How do you feel when you walk outside to a bright blue sky? Do you feel good?…


How to Foster Peace and Limit Stress

When I started training for my pilot license, I was amazed at how I felt after…


Looking out of an airplane from the cockpit

Get Out of Your Head

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


Fireflies flying out of an open jar

Free the Fireflies

  Summer always reminds me of childhood when I would play outside with…


Large bubble floating in the sky

Live Outside the Lines

  Life on the ground is often rigid. We spend the better part of our days…


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…


Stairway leading up to an open door showing clouds and blue skies

Act On Your Dreams

  Last Friday morning I flew the Cirrus to Charlottesville, VA to visit a…


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…


Dark tunnel with staircase leading up to blue, sunny sky

Life On The Outside

  Who knows why most pilots felt the urge to learn to fly? Perhaps some…