Kobayashi Maru

Day 95 “We can not solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them.” – Albert Einstein I experienced a no-win situation yesterday. You know the kind, where you’re caught between a rock and a hard place, and no solution is desirable? I purchased a service that was highly recommended by someone I know, butContinue reading “Kobayashi Maru”

The Apple Has Fallen

Day 87 “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” – Mary Engelbreit You may have noticed that I’ve been off my daily posting schedule for the last few days. I’ve been bombarded with computer issues one after another, and have spent more timeContinue reading “The Apple Has Fallen”

Roll With The Punches

Day 86 “Adjusting to the passage of time, I think, is a key to success and to life: just being able to roll with the punches.” – Dolly Parton I heard a great inspirational story this morning. A friend’s husband took down a squirrel’s nest from a tree in their backyard thinking that it was old.Continue reading “Roll With The Punches”

From Pawn to King

Day 78 “Once the game is over, the King and the Pawn go back into the same box.” – Italian Proverb I’ve been thinking about how to grow my business from this tiny unknown blog to a big, successful brand. I’ve got growth and success on my mind. I’m visualizing it, and I know it’sContinue reading “From Pawn to King”

What’s Fate Got To Do With It?

Day 77 RULE #52 MARRIAGES ARE MADE IN HEAVEN “One day, someone will walk into your life and make you see why it never worked out with anyone else.” – Unknown My mom asked me who the guy from yesterday’s post was. I explained that I never told her about him because there was no point since we decided not toContinue reading “What’s Fate Got To Do With It?”

Feed The Wolf.

Day 61 “There are two wolves inside who are always fighting. One is darkness and despair. The other is light and hope. The question is: Which wolf wins? The one you feed.” – A Cherokee Parable I wrote four different articles on four different topics for today’s post but not a single one was coming together becauseContinue reading “Feed The Wolf.”

One

Day 28 “If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die?” – Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice I was raised in a home with liberal thinking. I wasn’t taught to follow any particular dogma, but to have tolerance and respect for different pointsContinue reading “One”

Newspapers, Rockstars & Ordinary People

Day 20 “The soul never takes birth and never dies, nor having once been, does it ever cease to be. The soul is birthless, eternal, imperishable and timeless, and is never destroyed when the body is destroyed.” – Lord Krishna, Bhagavad Gita When I moved to California many years ago, a hummingbird started showing up on my balcony,Continue reading “Newspapers, Rockstars & Ordinary People”

Faith Is The Substance

Day 14 I didn’t check my numbers last night to see if I won. I got several calls from people telling me the numbers were in. I told them I didn’t want to know anything – I have my own ritual. I woke up super early this morning, and in the quiet mystical air just before day break,Continue reading “Faith Is The Substance”