Words. What Are They Worth?

Words. What are they worth? Depending on to whom, how, when and why, your words can be priceless – giving life, opening a door and changing destiny. On the other hand, your words can be like an expired coupon. They could have been worth something but, instead, they’re “a day late and a dollar short”. […]

Write Your Own Ending

“Start with the end in mind.” “No pain, no gain.” “If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.” “Don’t sweat the small stuff.” “Your time is limited; don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” “It Ain’t Over!” We all have a story. Which of those opening quotes best describes […]

New Game My Rules

Before writing the book, It Ain’t Over! Three Little Words that Lead to Personal and Professional Fulfillment, I was inspired to write my first book appropriately titled, Self-Inflicted Overload. Becoming an author was not on my to-do list during this phase of my career. I was actually experiencing a very rewarding career in corporate America […]

A Formula for the Perfect Holiday

The holiday season is here. Everywhere I turn, there are friendly reminders that Christmas is just around the corner. Christmas decorations are on display from the mall to the service station. My mailbox is filled with advertisements promising the lowest prices. There are countless promotional emails in my inbox. Retailers have extended their hours of […]

Human, Imperfect and On A Journey

There are events in our lives that bring back fond memories. Do you recall getting your driver’s license, first paycheck, going to the prom, winning the state championship, graduating, that first kiss, getting married, or holding your newborn for the first time? What joy these memories bring to mind! Then, there are those less joyful […]

Stay in the Game

Have you ever wanted something so bad you could taste it? You have worked extremely hard and fully committed yourself to it. You have gone over and beyond expectations to ensure you will obtain this treasure or gain a great opportunity. You have prayed over and over and over again about it.  You find absolutely […]

It Ain’t Over

No one can predict what tomorrow will bring. Planning, preparation and commitment will surely emerge one’s hopes and dreams, or will it? The reality is the unexpected is always lying in wait to drop by your life at the most inconvenient time. Your car breaks down, a loved one becomes ill, a once promising career […]