Posts Tagged ‘motivation’

They say the journey starts with the first steps. This blog isn’t my first step. I am not sure I’ve taken my first step yet. I’m a thinker. If thinking about getting my life on track would have made me mentally, emotionally, and spiritually healthy and thin, I’d be Twiggy. (okay, I meant Twiggy from […]


Boundaries

20Jul10

These days I’m often reminded of a study I heard about once. It dealt with boundaries. The gist of it was little kids on a school playground. When the playground was surrounded by a fence, the children would make full use of the space, right up to and including the fences. However when there were no […]


Choices…

20Mar09

I’m 50! I know that isn’t earth shattering to any of you. Still, I’m 50. I went into a funk about it months before the actual date. I did NOT want to be 50. Guess what? I didn’t have a choice. Actually, I have many choices. I can choose what to do with the rest […]


There are those people who are self motivated about nearly everything in their lives. They love starting new things and seeing it through to completion without much outside influence. I have a friend like this. He is a student at a prestigious technical university in New York. He’s amazing. I’m jealous of his enthusiasm and energy. He […]