April 20, 2019

Rejoice in Emotions

Recently, I heard a news report indicating that artificial intelligence cannot be programmed to understand humor. AI doesn’t get the punch line. I have to tell […]
March 30, 2019

Break Things into Short Goals

There are times when a goal is so overwhelming that it moves you to absolute inaction. The hard work, the length of time, the lack of […]
March 25, 2019

Support Means A Lot

I’m back from a recent ski vacation, and something I already knew was emphasized once again. I was skiing on steep, icy conditions with crowds of […]
March 13, 2019

Let it Flow

Let it Flow Thoughts. Sometimes it’s a spigot. Sometimes it’s a drip. Sometimes it’s a drought. The key is to keep at it. First, let those […]
March 7, 2019

The Fruit of the Tree Shows the Care it has Received

My father used to grow oranges and grapefruit in his yard at his old house in Florida. He used to go out every day and tend […]
March 3, 2019

The Treasure Found Through Listening

Listening could be your most valuable skill as an author. I worked in the airport industry for ten years. It was a terrific learning experience. Of […]
February 24, 2019

The Darkness, The Light, and The Calm

I had a nightmare this morning. In my dream, I was in a ditch next to a mountain and dirt and sand came streaming down on […]
February 22, 2019

A New View on Bucket Lists

In 2007 a funny and charming movie called The Bucket List came out about last things to get out of life before passing on to the […]
February 18, 2019

A Funny Thing Happened While Building My Brand

One of the things that I love about writing is the enormous amount of education available. It’s limitless learning every day! When I learned about creating […]