It is a post about our time in "the dash".You Read More
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"The Court Room vs. Your Office (How the Casey Anthony Saga can Help You Grow)"Anger. Outrage. Injustice. These feelings rang so loudly in my head when I heard the Casey Anthony verdict that I could focus on little else. NO justice for little Calee. As the day wore on however, I found myself reflecting on the events of the past several months. Of the cases presented by the defense and the prosecutors, of the perspective of the jurors, of the impetus of my own anger and outrage and (as always) what I could learn Read More
I'm Starting With The Man In The Mirror
I'm Asking Him To Change His Ways
And No Message Could Have Been Any Clearer
If You Wanna Make The World
A Better Place
-From "The Man in The Mirror"
Like the rest of the world, I am in shock and in mourning over the passing of Michael Jackson and yes, I have shed a few tears over the combination of brilliance, beauty and tragedy that marked his life. I have to tell you though Read More
....except when it comes to sports.
And I can guarantee you that NO ONE whooped louder when Tiger sank that 16-footer on the 18th hole at Bay Hill earlier this year! Loud - on my feet - the whole enchilada.
Does it GET any better than that?!?!
What I absolutely love about Tiger is his unwavering focus. He takes absolute accountability and responsibility for everything Read More
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. ~Mark Twain
Like many of us, I am deeply shocked and saddened at the death of Natasha Richardson. I am sure there was a time in my life in which I would hear Read More
Dr. King stood, fought and died advancing a vision of possibility for African Americans and unity for all people. He died advancing a dream.
President Obama epitomizes the realization of that very dream...
As we celebrate this week, I cannot help but turn my thoughts to my two year old daughter. I think about the impact of this week on her life. Read More
Just another example of defying the odds with a fan club of 1.
The one would be the Cardinals themselves...
In other words, Arizona who????
And now, they are on their way to the Superbowl!!
I love it when I see underdog victories.
Because EVERYDAY, there are always folks who tell you what you CAN'T do. They're so willing to give you a thousand reasons why your dream will fail.
For every Read More
As a war and an Army veteran, today I pay homage to the men and women who have served and who continue to serve this great nation of ours because we sometimes forget that freedom isn't free. THANK YOU.
It occurs to me that many no longer remember the history of Veterans Day so I thought I would include this brief overview....
In 1918, on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in the eleventh month, the world rejoiced and celebrated. After four years of bitter war, an armistice Read More
I love the Olympics. The best athletes in the world competing to be the best athlete in the world.... You've gotta love that. It's not just about the competition. It's about the stories. Oldest Olympians. Youngest Olympians. Mothers. Fathers. Sons and daughters. All fulfilling a dream. For some, their first Olympics. For others, their last. For all, an amazing life experience.
During the Olympics, we see examples fo greatness over and over and over again.
How does that happen? What makes one great in their sport? In their field?