Birthday Money?

This week I’m breaking a few of the rules of good blog etiquette. Here’s why. This past Wednesday I celebrated my 42nd birthday, so I’m feeling extra special. …and like most human beings, when I feel extra special, I break a few rules. Now that I have your attention, here are the two things I Read More

42 things that MOTIVATE and INSPIRE me on my 42nd birthday!

  I am often asked about the process I use to choose topics for my blog and each week’s radio show. My answer has always been the same; I just look for the inspiring and teachable point of view in everything I’m given the opportunity to experience and see. This week’s thought is a quick Read More

I’m really not winning…(excerpt from Linal Harris’ diary)

  This weekend I celebrated thirty-eight years on the planet. Typically every year, I write a birthday blog post that expresses my gratitude for life and/or provides a perspective for reflection on how things have changed since I was a child. This year my birthday blog post will be different. Recently, with the help of Read More

What did it take to get you where you are? (A birthday thought) – Radio Show

This radio show was recorded during my birthday week. Thus, I asked my listeners to reflect and share what it took to get them where that are today. To do this I asked the following questions: What did it take to get you here? What help did you receive that was pivotal to your current Read More

What if Dr. King didn’t tell us his dream?

  In 1986, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s birthday was made a federal holiday, thus many of us remember and celebrate his life, on this day. Dr. King has always been a virtual mentor and hero of mine, therefore I use this time of the year to learn more about his life, his work and his Read More

What did it take to get me here?

  This past week I celebrated a birthday.  Wednesday made 36 years I’ve been a fellow inhabitant on this wonderful planet. I love birthdays!  Birthdays are the one time a year, that each of us get to unapologetically make a whole day all about ME! Now…while the selfish aspects of celebrating a birthday are quite Read More