A Stagnated Pond

I read recently in a career-related blog; if you’re not growing you’re stagnant. I don’t remember where I read it (otherwise I’d give proper credit). It stuck with me. If you’re not growing, you’re stagnant.  That’s what I am; stagnant. adjective – having no current or flow and often having an unpleasant smell as a […]

New Year, New Opportunity

Resolution: a decision or determination. Declaration: something announced, avowed, or proclaimed. Courtesy: Dictionary.com Ahhh, 2014. A year ripe with opportunity. I stopped making New Year’s Resolutions a long time ago. Why bother. Decisions made, likely in the heat of the moment. Promises to yourself to do a sundry of things.  Promises you never intend to […]

Deviant Behavior

Sticking to the plan. It’s always best to stick to the plan, right? High school, college, career, marriage, house with white picket fence, 2.5 kids, a dog, a cat, maybe a fish. Work hard. Retire. The end. Who’s plan is that? Society’s plan? Our parents plan? When did “they” come up with the plan, and […]

When You Know, You Know. Ya Know?

If you want something very, very badly, let it go free. If it comes back to you, it’s yours forever. If it doesn’t, it was never yours to begin with. – Jess Lair There are a few things in life I have found to be absolute truths: Forgiveness sets you free. EVERYTHING happens for a […]


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