Love this quote by Zig Ziglar, “Are you putting aside what you want MOST for what you want NOW?” The good news? Sometime there’s a sublime convergence and what we want MOST and what we want NOW are the same thing. Like today. I got some good news about my upcoming book – Chase Meaning, Not Clicks – so I… Read more →
My energy was a little flat yesterday and I wondered why. All of a sudden, it came to me. I had “inside-itus.” I had spent hours looking down at my laptop, working online, answering emails and writing a blog post. Spending too much time indoors – and keeping our head down – is a prescription for feeling down. So, I… Read more →
One of the most important epiphanies from my Year by the Water? “Sometimes, the grass is green enough.” This may seem to fly in the face of being an adventurer, someone who revels in new places, people and experiences. However, it’s not a contradiction. NOW and NEW are opposite sides of the same coin. There are times we’re eager to… Read more →
When I worked in the tennis industry on Hilton Head Island, SC early in my career, I met many unhappy rich people. I learned that money is not the Holy Grail. Money is welcome of course, but as Chris Rock points out, to give us OPTIONS, not to guarantee we’ll love our life. What makes us happy is to DO… Read more →
I understand the phrase “lost in thought,” but it’s more accurate to say I am “FOUND in thought.” Some of the most deeply satisfying, connected, creatively productive moments of my life are when I’m thinking, musing, observing, appreciating and writing. How about you?