2017 Word, a Guidepost

2017 Word, a Guidepost

  At the beginning of every recent year, I search for a word and / or quote for my year ahead. It’s something that is a balm to me for the coming changes and the daunting climb ahead through a new year. The team at GreatNewBooks.org all talk about our words...
Midyear Goals and Adjusting the Sails

Midyear Goals and Adjusting the Sails

One ship sails East, And another West, By the self-same winds that blow, ‘Tis the set of the sails And not the gales, That tells the way we go. -Ella Wheeler Wilcox, from Tis’ the Set of the Sail, poem, 1916 Tis’ the Set of the Sail In the summer of...
Dig Deep, Live Large: 2012 Manifesto

Dig Deep, Live Large: 2012 Manifesto

1man·i·fes·to  noun \ˌma-nə-ˈfes-(ˌ)tō\  : a written statement declaring publicly the intentions, motives, or views of its issuer  -via http://www.merriam-webster.com On New Year’s Day, 2012, I saw the Holstee.com Manifesto for the first time. It encourages the...