"Stay the course": A phrase used in the context of a war or battle meaning to pursue a goal regardless of any obstacles or criticism. Many of us have goals in life. For each of us there's probably a thousand different things. For some it may be visiting another country. For others it may be … Continue reading Stay the course
I realize that not every post is for everyone. So when inspiration comes I write what comes out of me, with the hope that the one who needs it will see it. It's not always easy, but from the responses I've received, I know I'm taking the right approach. I want to encourage you. I … Continue reading The Why
Recently (like in the last couple of days) I wrote a new blog post. Tonight, I was gonna do the usual edits and post it before bed. But when I opened the app... it wasn't there. Apparently in my haste to be more consistent, I deleted everything but the title. Don't ask me how. It's … Continue reading Detours
It's been a few months since I last posted. I've been on a short journey of discovery. Discovering just who I really am, where I want to go, and what I want to accomplish. Back in January I wrote a blog about being real. I wrote about sadness, disappointment, and my struggle to make sense … Continue reading Finishing
Have you ever been on a trip? You get in the car. You set your GPS. Your destination is ahead of you, and you're off. You begin the drive knowing the goal is your end destination. If you're anything like me, the tunnel vision turns on before you even start your engine. You race to … Continue reading Tunnel Vision or Eyes Wide Open?
Let start by saying I am not much of a risk taker, and after going back through my blog, this is the third post like this that I have written. If anyone ever played life too safe it is probably me. I never really allowed myself to be vulnerable enough to chance failing, or to … Continue reading Taking a Risk
BREATHE, Jeff, BREATHE. That's what my physical therapist says while he's cranking on my arm/shoulder. It's a pain unlike any other I have experienced, but I know without it, the aching pain I have may never go away; so, I endure. Life is painful sometimes. We all have things we go through: some physical, some emotional, … Continue reading Breathing Through the Pain