Stillness of the Morning

I have always loved the early morning. It is a quiet and thoughtful time for me. I used to go out for walks or even drives in the early morning. I’m talking about back in the late 1980’s. I had a memory of driving to the Griffith Park Observatory at about 5:30 am one morning.Continue reading “Stillness of the Morning”

Take the Long Way Home

Who do You Want to Be? People ask me why I write, well I like writing. It is gratifying to me. I am interested in what others are doing and why. In my case it took some time to realize what I wanted to do. I started in law school which wasn’t the answer forContinue reading “Take the Long Way Home”

The Season

“Every Single Day, in Every Walk of Life, Ordinary People do Extraordinary Things.”  -Jim Valvano The mental blocks that come up when we are older change our perceptions of what we hope to be or can still become. Yes, there are so many people that do reach their dreams, but there are many others that still are hopingContinue reading “The Season”

One Life is All We Get

Where do you derive your meaning? My parents were immigrants to the United States in 1959. They came to this country looking for the land of opportunity. My siblings and I were born in Los Angeles. My parents had great expectations for us. They wanted us to be somebody important…a doctor, lawyer, or engineer. TheyContinue reading “One Life is All We Get”

The One I Love

The One You Love Now that we are sure that this wasn’t just a bad dream how do we come to our reality? Our we Losing our Religion or Everybody Hurts (I couldn’t resist using a few more REM songs), or should we start facing that our existence has dramatically changed and it might not ever be the same?Continue reading “The One I Love”

Three Concrete Steps for Finding Your Way

Having Trouble Getting Started? So Am I — Here are some ideas… Carlos Lossada Jul 16, 2018 · 3 min read (originally published on Medium for JRNI) I have been waiting for something to happen workwise and it hasn’t. I have been feeling lost. In these situations, we often stop doing the things that have been so usefulContinue reading “Three Concrete Steps for Finding Your Way”