Newsletter: Reach for the Stars

This is part of my monthly newsletter (which is free, by the way)! Sign up here to get it delivered to your mailbox each month! It must be said that I love good writing. I don’t think that comes as any surprise, as I love writing myself and I love reading the works of others. […]

FOCUS: Keep on the Tracks!

Selected Life Lesson Never let someone derail you – always follow your passion. -Patricia B’s Life Lesson from St. Louis, Missouri Richard’s Thoughts… Ever have someone belittle your dreams and ambitions? If you think long enough, I am certain someone has done that to you. The biggest one I remember is when my dad said […]

The Marathon Let-Down

I understand that I am not the Super Bowl MVP. Wait. I am the Super Bowl MVP. Running the 2012 Rock ‘n Roll San Diego Marathon was my Super Bowl and I said that before I even made the trip. It is likely to be one of the greatest athletic accomplishments I will ever experience. […]

FOCUS: Go Do It!

Selected Life Lesson Do it now. You may never have another chance. -Rob P’s Life Lesson from Arlington Heights, Illinois Richard’s Thoughts… I DID IT! I put the goal out there and then went and did it. It was not easy, but four days ago, I ventured out with the sun in beautiful San Diego […]

FOCUS: Action!

Selected Life Lesson You aren’t judged on your words, you are judged on your actions. -Austin S’ Life Lesson from Basehor, Kansas Richard’s Thoughts… It doesn’t matter how it is said, but we have all heard Austin’s lesson before. But only recently have I been needed to be told this again. For me, it came […]

Prepare for Your “Get Real” Moment

If you don’t know what I’m talking about … you haven’t had it yet. But you will. When you are faced with the choice to go after your dream or not, then will have faced your “get real” moment. Sometimes it comes in the form of a mentor calling you out, an empty bank account […]