One of the best kinds of thrill is defining, honoring, and achieving our goals. Gina Greenlee *I only ever feel most alive when I am striving towards a perceived attainable goal. How do you feel when you finally have in possession the thing you sought after for such a long time? Is it pride? Happiness? […]Read More The thrill is (always) in the chase
Of all the quotes I have read in my life so far, there is one that stands above the rest. There are millions of them out there and I have no doubt that each and every philosophical quote ever printed would be held dearest to somebody. So mine, the one that impacted my train of […]Read More Man in the arena
Motivation is a passing cloud Who am I? Some lesson to be learned? A vessel that I am supposed to board until I reach my next destination? An obstacle that I need to overcome before I can truly make my way through this life? Who am I? Some creature with all the traits of a […]Read More Who are you?
You wake up, even though it’s 2 hours before light up. Put on that shot of coffee. You know it will get things moving. Thinking of what you need to execute this morning before your work life begins again. Play that track, play that album, play it until it consumes your workout and flows through […]Read More Every day
Moral code To take a couple lines from Mother Teresa’s quotes on ‘practicing humility’, firstly, in the title of this blog, second, ‘to accept being slighted, forgotten and disliked.’ Over the course of 17 months I have given as much of my energy to being more grounded, attentive, present in the moment, non judgemental, calm […]Read More To Avoid Curiosity
Waking up It’s early in the morning. The exact time doesn’t matter, it’s all relative. The alarm has gone off and you go to turn your alarm off on your phone with the thought of ‘it can’t be time to start the day already can it?’ But unfortunately, you think, it is. Most mornings you […]Read More Having a bad day?
First impressions First impressions can be extremely influential events! First impressions hold the ability to linger in the person you meets mind for the longest of times. Whether good or bad, the experience will likely stay in the persons mind until you’ve spent a significant amount of time with them after the initial encounter. If […]Read More Owning your trait