I take a cold shower every morning. In truth, I take a regular hot shower for seven to ten minutes and then I turn the shower as cold as possible for three minutes. I do this every single day. Sometimes, when I’m having a bad day, I take two cold showers. Not wanting to bury the lede here, […]
“Your life is a product of your standards. If you tolerate low-level living, that’s what you’ll get.” ~ Benjamin Hardy We tolerate low-level living because the work necessary to pull ourselves up feels overwhelming and unachievable. We don’t trust ourselves to make that big change. The truth is, we shouldn’t trust ourselves. Dramatic changes in lifestyle […]
To believe that life will allow for anything else is willful ignorance.
The idea that I was conceived, built, grown and launched into this world to be nothing more than “run-of-the-mill” is simply unacceptable.
My first job out of college was for a slimy financial company.
Ralph Waldo Emerson is often given credit for the iconic cliche, (made famous by Aerosmith in their 1992 hit single, Amazing), “Life is a journey, not a destination.” In fact, Emerson never wrote those words. Its possible what he did write, was its impetus: “To finish the moment, to find the journey’s end in every […]