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Chapter 4: The Conversationalist

One of the most important keys to being successful in anything you do in life is having confidence. Whether you believe that you can accomplish it or not, have some self-confidence because you might just get lucky or as Michael Jordan put it, “ 578 more words



I am watching the elegant and eloquent President Barack Obama speaking about his Vice President Joe Biden.

It is an abject sin that what we are about to replace these two men and their accomplished and beautiful wives with is a grotesquerie of monstrous proportions. 204 more words


Thoughts on Journaling

With the turn of the New Year so recently behind me & so many good intentions struggling to reach the top of my to-do list, there is something cathartic in writing the following: … 582 more words


Chapter 3: Silence

There is an exception to every rule. Confucius once said, “silence is a true friend who never betrays.” What he didn’t tell you, however, is that silence can betray you depending on the situation. 539 more words


Chapter 2: Wrong Answer

I think it’s safe to say that we’ve all been wrong before. Regardless of the situation, no one can be right all the time, right? Well, I don’t mean to brag, but I’m generally right about most things. 570 more words


Chapter 1: The Difference Maker

No, I’m not asking you to join the military or become a superhero, but rather take a page or two out of the book of my life. 269 more words


Prologue: The Name Matters

Every great story has a beginning and like this website the name is where this story started. I’m sure most of you have been warned to beware cautionary tales and that is rightfully so. 354 more words