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A Day Of Visualizing Our Dreams.

Visualize this thing that you want, see it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blue print, and begin to build. ~Robert Collier We spent the afternoon in St. Augustine, FL today, visualizing what we wish our lives to be like. Since the first time I visited St. Augustine over thirty years ago, I’ve […]

Creatively Or Routine? How Is Your Life Lived?

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. ~Frederick Douglass It isn’t going to be given to you It’s up to ourselves to use our talents and create our personal contentment. No one is going […]

I Can’t Take Doug Anywhere…

He fashions evil for himself who does evil to another, and an evil plan does mischief to the planner.  ~Hesiod Today was another day of exploration… We spent the afternoon exploring Ravine Gardens, one of our favorite hiking spots. At the bottom of the ravine is a small stream lined with cypress trees. Today, the […]

Rules Of Life?

I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for […]

Disorder In Life And Back Again.

Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung. ~John Milton Where is my white picket fence? Disorder and unexpected change are a part of our lives. There’s a shift occurring… in society, in business, in spirituality… […]

Do Your Past Job Skills Point To Something New?

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. ~Helen Keller Combine Your Skills Into Something New Doug and I learned a lot about our current marketable skills when we reviewed our job history. We discovered that we possess […]

Have You Ever Had A Career Path?

Basically, we’ve grown up very focused on the institution. The institution tells me what to do. It tells me where to go. It tells me what my career path is, and then I, sort of, attach my own personal desires, my own personal interests. I think we’re living in a time where we’re going to […]

What Is Your Work Style?

I think the person who takes a job in order to live – that is to say, for the money – has turned himself into a slave. ~Joseph Campbell Where do you fit in? Do you fit in? Doug and I decided to focus on our work style. Career-wise, we all know what we’ve done […]

Anxiety Means New Opportunities Are Approaching!

Anxiety is part of creativity, the need to get something out, the need to be rid of something or to get in touch with something within. ~David Duchovny I know what I want. Why am I scared? We know what we want to do with the rest of our lives now, at least in a […]

Doing What You Love To Reach Contentment.

Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it’s business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don’t love what you’re doing and you can’t give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You’ll be an old man before you know it.~ Al […]