Success and Failure

Eighty percent of success is showing up. —Woody Allen Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ... Read more

Talent and Creativity

All our talents increase in the using, and the every faculty, both good and bad, strengthen by exercise. —Anne Bronte Everybody is a genius, ... Read more


Truth will sooner come out of error than from confusion. —Francis Bacon I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my ... Read more


A pond may lie quiet in a plain; but a lake wants mountains to compass and hold it in. —Joseph Addison Only a fool tests the depth of the ... Read more

World Peace

If there is right in the soul, there will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, there will be harmony in the home. If there ... Read more

Choosing To Be Happy

Everyone wants to be happy. Whether it comes from fulfillment in our work, contentment in our relationships, pride in our children, or passion in our ... Read more

The Evening Sky

In the country, the evening sky stretches as far as the eye can see. It envelopes you in shades of blue and coral awash with watercolor hues of pale ... Read more

A Love Poem

My toy you are an open door and I see everything you can become I can become we will become together like shoelaces or Velcro or sunshine and ... Read more