Be Encouraged, This Year.

It’s natural to feel discouraged and beatdown from what wasn’t accomplished years prior. There is a very unnerving, human aspect of wanting your grand vision to unfold in one motion….

Let’s Talk

Last week, I shared a post on Facebook about a brave new direction I’m journeying into — coaching. Specifically, helping people who have big dreams of becoming first-time authors. This was…

Service is our earthly rent

What if, when President Obama got elected, he had just kicked back for 4 years and celebrated? What if that was his only goal? — to be the first black president. Pretty…

the cost of being another

Never wish for another person’s victories unless you’re also willing to take on their moral compass, values, stresses, sacrifices, failures, and debts. You have no idea the price they paid. We…

rebelling against our past selves

It didn’t all happen the way I expect, but it happened. On this coming Sunday, I am moving, relocating, starting a new chapter in Costa Rica! I’m surprised, but I…

the journey continues

I was thinking of a long epic post to end the year. But I can only do what feels true. This has been a year of breakthrough. This has been…

the desperation of “trying”

Imagine, in a timeout, with only seconds left in the game, the Cavaliers coach asked Lebron James to take the final shot and Lebron’s response was, “OK coach, I’ll try.”…

my vision; others can see, barely

“I know I can’t share my vision with everyone. I realized that,” my brother said. I was going on hour 3 of driving, somewhere in either Indiana or Kentucky, and…