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One Foot in Front of the Other...

In times of discouragement, “just keep putting one foot in front of the other” is sound counsel. We know the intent is one that emphasizes the forward progress needed to succeed. 151 more words



Survival was more than the preservation of life.  It was tenacity in the face of ruin, an unbroken resolve in the midst of defeat, a glimmer of hope in the maelstrom….. 238 more words


That Was Then....

That was then, this is now.

Stinging Tears   Crushed  Love to Hatred Turned  Another Horrible Crazy Christmas

It’s been a hard road, 27 years.

I made it through and out the other end, battered and bruised, but out. 15 more words

BiPolar II

JANUARY 16, 2016

Former New York Yankees shortstop Yogi Berra was once famously quoted as saying that: “… Ninety–nine percent of all things is half mental…” I found myself thinking about this quote today cause it touches on something deep in the human spirit. 176 more words

To All of You Competing This Weekend

To all of my friends who will be involved in different sorts of competition this weekend, whether you are running, doing CrossFit or just challenging yourself: … 25 more words


Persistence Is a Way of Life

“It’s okay to be discouraged. It’s not okay to quit. To know you want to quit but to plant your feet and keep inching closer until you take the impenetrable fortress you’ve decided to lay siege to in your own life—that’s persistence.” …

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