Looking out of an airplane from the cockpit

Get Out of Your Head

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


River running through the mountains

Life Force

I’ve penned Lessons from the Cockpit for over four years and in all those posts…


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…


Do It Your Way

Six years ago, three friends and I spent a week paddling fifty miles in canoes…


Large clock pointing at twelve o'clock

Time Machine Do Over

  A week ago Friday I found myself at an urgent care facility with my 8…


large yellow street sign showing a fork in the road

Spirituality Guest Post

Inspirational speaker and award-winning author Janae Bower co-hosts a blog…


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More Stories to Tell

  Aviators come from all walks of life with wildly varied personalities.…


Two arrows pointing in opposite directions

Detours

  If you read Don’t Look Back, you know I don’t spend much time fretting…


Letting Go - Summer School Final

  Ah, Memorial Day Weekend. Although not the official start of summer, the…


Road sign that says oops

From the Ashes - Summer School Part 4

Several months ago I flew the Cirrus to Montgomery Executive Airport at…