Strength in the Waiting

Strength in the Waiting

I work at a Publix grocery store during the COVID19 crisis. My coworkers and I are at risk of infection. The rush for supplies emptied shelves and our store limited the number of paper goods and cleaning supplies to two per item and then reduced it to one per item....
Pour Gasoline on Your Dream

Pour Gasoline on Your Dream

I lived with an unfulfilled dream for about 35 years. What kind of unfulfilled dream are you living with? Is it a dream about marriage, parenting, health, business, travel or public speaking? I’ve heard that we need a dream that motivates us, gives us hope, and...
A Different Kind of Muscle©

A Different Kind of Muscle©

“Congratulations, Adam, on your selection to the Shriners Lobster Bowl in July. That’s a great honor. You must be excited about getting ready for the big game.” “Thanks, Coach, for calling,” Adam said. “How’d you find out?” “Your coach for the West team is a friend of...
Are You Ready for a Curiosity Adventure?

Are You Ready for a Curiosity Adventure?

What greater motivator is a person’s curiosity? You may not dot your ‘i’ or cross the ‘t,’ but you ask yourself the what, why, when,  where or how that gets you working on other details that ignite your inquisitive mind to attend to more...
Instantaneous Generosity

Instantaneous Generosity

I don’t remember her name though it might have been Elizabeth. She had dark hair, was short and stocky, and, as I found out, generous. She paid my grocery bill one night at the local Publix grocery store because my credit card wasn’t approved and I was cashless. I...