September 14, 2011

Restrained, but NOT Diminished…

Helen Keller said “I thank God for my handicaps, for through them, I have found myself, my work and my God.” Wow!  Isn’t that extraordinary?  A woman who was seemingly […]
September 4, 2011

Flattery or compliment?

Do you like to receive compliments?  Do you like to give them?  Have you ever received a compliment that sounded fake, phony or flat? The other day I engaged in […]
September 1, 2011

He spoke to my fears…

Yesterday, I went to a retirement party for a former co-worker.  I spent almost 14 years as an engineer at the NASA Lewis Research Center in Cleveland.  I left in […]
August 26, 2011

Temper tantrums…what’s the point?

I have a confession to make.  I threw a full out, fist-clenched, ear-shattering, nostril-flaring temper tantrum this morning.  I am ashamed to admit it.  I’m ashamed that I did it. […]
August 25, 2011

Now THAT’S prosperity!!!

Have you heard of Toastmasters International?  It’s a world-wide organization that helps people develop their communication and leadership skills.  I joined in 1997, and it has changed my life (for […]