Find Your Meaning

You cannot speed read the book of life.  You can live life at a very high speed, but you will not fully understand what is important in “real life”. If you resort to using cliff notes or spark notes, you will only find a shallow rendition of contextual meaning.  There will be no time to…

Use Your Right to Create

“Do not let your left brain outthink your right to create!” Excited by my new brush pens I attempted to “paint” a flower subject for the first time.  At first it appeared my left brain, leaning on its own experience, overthought the process by starting with an outline before filling in with color.   Quickly,…

Hope Blinks – Refresh Your View

Have you ever played the game of staring at another person until one of you blinks?  I have. And I must admit my strong-willed nature often insists that I be the winner. But imagine viewing our goals in the same way, resolutely fixated on what we see in front of us.  We stare at them…

Hope in Harmony

After a cleansing rain, the sun sparkles in water drops on blades of grass capturing a reflective thought.  The well-balanced cycle in nature reminds me of a consistent and harmonious dance of life.   Often we aspire to lead with our steps; however, think of the possibilities if we chose to follow the lead of…

Hope – In Nature’s Kiss

After a powerful pause, I answered him, “I’m not sure, let me give it some thought.”.  “Novel idea.”, he responded.  And I believe it was. So many times in life, we are called to give a quick response and we fail to think and feel deeply through the process.  Our swift knee-jerk reactions often lack…