Easy Street or Hard Times Highway; which one do you choose? Without question, most of us would want the low-stress vibes that Easy Street has to offer. “No worries, no problems, and no work to get done? Where do I
“The force of character is cumulative.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson While reading his essay Self-Reliance, this quote from Emerson leaped off the page at me. Character is cumulative. It’s not what I’ve done yesterday, the day before, or even anything in the
You’re dead. You’ve breathed your last breath, had your last kiss, and felt your last hug. Let that sink in. You’re gone, but your loved ones remain. They’re all gathering at your funeral, ready to say goodbye to you. Someone
“Oh shit I’m sorry, that’s my bad.” or “I’m so sorry, that’s my fault.” You’re right, it probably is. Even if it wasn’t, it’s time that we all defaulted to this reaction of blaming ourselves. It kind of feels unhealthy
2016 has been the year of reading for me. I read one book and then the snowball continued to roll. Big time. As of this writing I’ve read 8 books since February. Considering I probably haven’t read 8 books in
I love to read. That is a sentence that I never anticipated writing. My 25 year old self would laugh at the thought of such a sentence. Hell, I wouldn’t have genuinely said such a thing 6 months ago. A
Potential Employer: What are some of your weaknesses? Interviewee: I work too hard, I can be too friendly and sometimes I can be too humble… Obviously, this jackass wouldn’t get the job (I hope and pray that they wouldn’t, anyway).