Almost two weeks after the fact... And feeling like the pace it took me to "work my way" through this winter season sweet treat... April is here... and so are the sounds, scents, and weather of spring. This time, to stay - no fooling, y'all! So, have a beautiful and blessed start to your … Continue reading Life’s Surprises: When Winter Weather Finally Gives Way to Spring
Have a spooooooooook-tacular but safe Halloween.
The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And … Continue reading A Moment to Meditate: Poetry About Decision-Making
Here's to the season of football and homecomings, sweaters and scarves, favorite fall drinks and foods, scenic drives and hikes... ...and leaves - lots of gorgeously colorful but eventually falling leaves! Have a great start to fall, y'all!
Here's a little bit of luck for you on St. Patrick's Day! Enjoy but use it wisely, everyone!
Invictus by William Ernest Henley Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but … Continue reading A Moment to Meditate: Poetry for Encouragement
Sharing a little bit of love with you this Valentine's Day! A few images of what's made my heart skip a beat before, during work and play. So, please be sure to pass on some love of your own to others along the way! It's what the world needs now more than anything else, I'd say.
Last Tuesday I attended a professional development class titled "Having Difficult Conversations," and the topic revolved around courage and using it to face your fear of having a difficult conversation with your peer/coworker, subordinate, or supervisor/employer. Considering the week (and month) I had leading up to that class, I felt as though I was already using … Continue reading Having Difficult Conversations…With Yourself
I know, I know... it's been a really long time since I've last posted to this little blog of mine. But, all good intentions at the start of a new year have to survive the happenings of a new year in order to really make an impact on the person possessing those good intentions for that … Continue reading A Taste of Work to Come