Lead by Example

Since March many of us have been prisoners in our own homes due to information that we thought we could trust from the “experts”.  In my opinion it has become apparent that they were very wrong and that in fact COVID-19 was no worse on the population than the flu. I will agree that weContinue reading “Lead by Example”

The Human Spirit

May peace and joy find you during these challenging times.  Like me many of you have been bombarded by all of the news outlets flooding the airwaves with data, experts and conjecture about the virus we shall not speak of here.  Quite frankly I am tired of being fed spotty information and half-truths, so toContinue reading “The Human Spirit”

“Position Improvement”

Many years ago, when I first entered the U.S. Army, I heard the term “Position Improvement”.  I soon learned that this meant if I found myself in a defensive position it fell on me and those on my team to be involved in improving the position through a list of necessary tasks. The positions inContinue reading ““Position Improvement””

“Thinking About You on Mother’s Day”

Because you choose to see the best in me, Regardless of life’s pitfalls or my pride, A smiling nod to be creative and free, Your gentle hands are always my guide. Thinking About You on Mother’s Day In your heart you carry each memory, Each a snapshot into a time and place, As diamonds eachContinue reading ““Thinking About You on Mother’s Day””

“Do You Carpe Diem?”

Mourning alone is not in God’s plan for you.

“Walking Amongst Shadows”

As I walk through soft green grass I make no sound, I wonder at the sun’s beauty as birds sing and flutter, Below my feet shadows are revealed on the ground. A soft breeze awakens their voice to be heard, Their voices carry me quickly to the past, It is through their stories my heartContinue reading ““Walking Amongst Shadows””

“Nudging the World One Person at a Time”

According to the Merriam – Webster Dictionary, the word “Nudge” is defined in a couple of ways depending on how you want to use the word. In one sense of the word it indicates a touch or gentle push and in the other version one can prod lightly or urge into some sort of action.Continue reading ““Nudging the World One Person at a Time””

“What Are You Kneeling For?”

Many are up in arms about professional athletes kneeling during the National Anthem, and I can understand why. There is a lot of tradition and culture behind what it all stands for, so the ensuing emotional reactions are actually predictable. However; the emotional connection to our flag and the anthem must be respected. There areContinue reading ““What Are You Kneeling For?””