The Made-Up Mind

The Power Of The Made-Up Mind Is Incomprehensible. In fact, as I point out in my book, there is nothing that is more powerful than a made-up mind! When you believe in yourself and you make up your mind to do something, there is nothing that can stop you. You are your most powerful when […]

Dream Again!

Many Of Us Have Lost Our Ability To Dream. The daily grind, disappointments and the realities of life intrude to the point that it may have been years since you sat down and just daydreamed about something you wanted. You must dream, however, if you want to make serious changes in your life. There is […]

Following Your Dreams Means Making Some Sacrifices

Everyone Tells You To “Follow Your Dreams.” What some fail to tell you, is that following your dreams may mean making some sacrifices. When you decide to pursue a dream, it will mean hard work and it may mean giving up some things that you currently like. When I decided to pursue my dreams of […]

Connecting Dots

You Never Know What Is Going To Happen. What starts out as an ordinary day may be the beginning of a whole new phase of your life. You may bump into a stranger who turns out to be your soulmate, or you may be plunged into a whirlwind adventure that will leave you breathless! The […]

Control Your Thoughts

Most Of Us Are Taught From An Early Age To Control Our Words And Our Actions. Not Many of us ever give much thought to controlling our thoughts. However, thoughts are the genesis of all words and actions, so it makes sense to start by controlling our thoughts. When we do that, our words and […]

Gratitude

Many People Do Not Understand The Power Of Gratitude. Gratitude makes a huge difference in every aspect of your life and changes everything about every situation. Meister Eckhart said, “If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.” Gratitude does far more than express thanks for material blessings. Gratitude actually changes […]

It’s All In The Mind

I have come to understand through the many experiences of my life that it is only when you are passionate about something that your good qualities begin to show themselves. When your passions keep you awake at night and force you to strive to do better every day, you can accomplish great things. We are […]

Every Minute Counts!

I Think One Of The Biggest Lies We Learn Is That Life Is Made Up Of Tremendous, Sweeping Moments Like Those In The Movies. The fact is that life rarely contains pinnacle moments; if it did, we could never keep up the pace! We will all have a few unforgettable moments when things take on […]

Why Wait?

Change Requires Action, But It Also Requires Commitment. You must reach a point where you are not just willing to make a change but have committed yourself to the change. This means no more “I’ll do it tomorrow” or “I can allow myself to cheat a little bit.” It means that you are 100 percent […]

Hindsight 20/20

It Is Funny What Motivates Us To Make Changes. Sometimes relatively small things grab our attention and force us to look at the bigger picture. When I began to get pulled over for DUIs, it was the beginning of the end of my addiction, although I did not realize it at the time. In fact, […]