Thoughts On Today

I am starting to have regrets. Things I wish I had done before now. Like a few of those “I-want-to-do-this-before-I-turn-30” goals that never got met. Some of those things I had planned to do in my earlier years that I just forgot were important. People I wanted to get to know better who’ve died. Opportunities I wish…

7 People Who Didn’t Change My Life

I’m sure if I asked, you could tell me the names of some of the people who influenced your life – your mom for teaching you about selfless service, your dad for teaching you about working hard, your grandfather who told you war stories and inspired you to become a police officer, your high school…

Question Everything

Q is for… Questions and today I have 5 of them for you: 1. Imagine you had a chance to tell someone (anyone) to do something and they would have to do it. Money aside (so you can’t ask Oprah to sign over her assets to you), violent scenarios aside (so you can’t ask someone…

The 5 Questions You Should Be Asking

This week, I’ve had some intellectual breakthroughs… or so I’d like to think. I realize I might not have all the answers but I am learning the questions I should be asking. Here are 5 questions I think we should all be asking someone we’re trying to get to know, or asking ourselves during a period of…

What If

Regrets, I’ve had a few; But then again, too few to mention. I did what I had to do And saw it through without exemption… Those lyrics are from “My Way”, a song made famous by Frank Sinatra, and it popped into my head when Shelly tweeted the prompt for this weeks Write or Die: What do you think…