Monthly Archives: March 2017

Turnaround Game

“Words – so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.” Nathaniel Hawthorne Danger or misfortune and opportunity … Continue reading

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Confusion Illusion

“When you get into a tight space and everything goes against you…never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” Harriet Beecher Stowe “Effort only fully releases its reward after a person … Continue reading

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Good Day

“Today is a good day to have a good day.” Store Sign “Act differently than you feel.” Ed Agresta A story: Where I live, yesterday might not have qualified as a “good day” for a lot of people. It was … Continue reading

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Contest Roundup

It’s always a great idea to flex our writing muscles and one of the best ways to do this is through contest submissions. Here’s a quick roundup of some promising ones — some of them have April 1 deadlines, so … Continue reading

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Three Hearts

“The real purpose of running is not to win a race. It’s to test the limits of the human heart.”   Bill Bowerman, American coach and co-founder of Nike This sign was emblazoned on a sandwich board at a café to … Continue reading

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Something Wonderful

A sign in a friend’s meeting space: CREATE PEACE Fall in LOVE DREAM BIG Show GRATITUDE Discover YOUR PASSION be SPONTANEOUS BELIEVE in yourself your life is NOW      

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Albert Advises

Words of wisdom to inspire us from Albert Schweitzer, the great physician and philanthropist, who’s love of humanity shines through: “One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.” “Success is not the key … Continue reading

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