As a writer, I spend a lot of time thinking about fear. Specifically, the fears my main character wants to avoid at all costs. Because those fears are what the plot must force her to confront and (hopefully) overcome. In … Continue reading
We all procrastinate. We all wish we didn’t. How can we stop? It is a matter of working up the motivation? Just putting our foot down and deciding to get ‘er done! If that’s all it took, we would have … Continue reading
Not all of us are chronic procrastinators, but we all procrastinate sometimes. But have you ever thought about why you procrastinate? Can you immediately identify certain kinds of tasks you are very likely to put off? How about tasks you … Continue reading
The beginning of the year is a time for reflections and goal setting. A time to look back. A time to look ahead. A time to dream of what could be. Except the logical part of my brain reminds me … Continue reading
I love a good story, especially one that challenges my thinking. You are probably familiar with the Biblical account of Jesus calming the storm: He and the disciples are boating across the Sea of Galilee when a storm comes up. … Continue reading
Some people seem very much like dragons: their sole passion in life appears to be amassing wealth, often without regard to those they trample in the process.
The rest of us are not so fixated on money.
Or are we?