Monthly Archives: January 2019

Finding Success Through Failure

John F. Kennedy said, “Success has many fathers, but failure is an orphan; no one wants to claim it.” Kennedy’s words hit home. Our nature is such that we hate to fail. And, if we DO fail, we don’t even … Continue reading

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Criticizing Criticism

A Peanuts cartoon depicted Linus with his security blanket in place with his thumb resting safely in his mouth. But he was troubled. Turning to Lucy, who was sitting next to him, he asked, “Why are you always so anxious … Continue reading

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Noses Up in the Air

Someone with much pride is often described as having their nose up in the air. This is especially evident when they’re in the company of those they deem as inferior. What do we do when WE are in the presence … Continue reading

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Resolved to Be Distinctive

Making New Year’s resolutions is both customary and natural. It’s customary in that it has become a time-honored practice for many whenever we enter a brand new year. It’s natural because we are humanly inclined to want to put past … Continue reading

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