Tag Archives: Fear

With These Hands

“Modern Americans suffer from a fear of judging. Passing judgment on the behavior of fellow human beings is considered an act of medieval, undemocratic intolerance.” –Lewis B. Smedes Whoever said there is nothing to fear but fear itself didn’t grow … Continue reading

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A Dog Eat Dog World

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.” –Plato Our rescue dog, Nelson, had his first playmates over yesterday, and you should have … Continue reading

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Scardy Cat

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” —Franklin D. Roosevelt All of the challenges I have on a daily basis can be traced back to one thing: fear. A fear of losing something I already have, fear … Continue reading

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Did Someone Say Iced Tea?

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.“ —Colin Powell I like to be prepared, and for those of you who know me well, yes, this can tend to be … Continue reading

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Stop the Bullying!!!

“People act on the outside, the way they feel on the inside” —Tracy McMillan As much shame as I carry around the fact, even to this day, I want to say it out loud: I was bullied. We aren’t talking … Continue reading

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Check Yourself

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” —Winston Churchill Why do I tolerate the triple digits for highs in Phoenix four months out of the year? Because this weekend it will be in the 80s while most … Continue reading

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Here We Grow Again

“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” —Viktor E. Frankl The countdown has officially begun. In three days time I … Continue reading

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