“Owners of dogs will have noticed that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they will think you are god. Whereas owners of cats are compelled to realize that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they draw the conclusion that they are gods.” Continue reading The beautiful success of positive self talk!!
It has made me a stronger person because I get to complete stuff, which doesn’t stop just at creating content. It has set me up with a mindset for life and given me new tools to cope with life challenges and focus on getting things done. Continue reading The power of creating and sharing!!
Getting that part wrong because you made it all about the money is a slippery slope, and we all know it, but very few people have the talent to stop that slide because they are too busy looking upwards to their boss. Continue reading Thanks to the big resignation…
Like any drug, limit your exposure to it or get off it all together. The people that decide things for us even say you should not be taking a daily aspirin now… well, until the next more expensive thing comes to the front to replace that cheap solution. We are being done up like manky kippers… Continue reading What I learned about Twitter when I went full-on in there!!
…about the need to keep going but to keep refining. Getting started is easy, maintaining the momentum way past seven is difficult. people quit because it isn’t perfect or they are not as good as the others… Continue reading When in doubt, quote it out…
Anyway, I am not sure it was that much more straightforward in my day. It did seem so, but I am not so sure. I thought that technological advances would make things easier, but now it seems that will not be the case… Continue reading What simple things in life do you miss?
Writers complaining about the things that others would like to have seems to be a theme these day… you are privileged and it is well earned. Enjoy that with pride and passion, grumpy arse. Continue reading It is as simple as cut ‘n’ paste!!
‘Enjoy the view’ has become my new go-to mind-sentence to reset my balance and help me shut my mouth and refrain from talking so that I can listen more. There is something to learn here. Continue reading The older you get the more you get to know time.
Next question up. How do I ‘bite the bullet’ and clear some shit now while I have the energy. What can I clear out right now with some focus? Continue reading Fight for your simplified to-do list and take back your time.
As a youth, with his words about life being long, I heard him telling me not to make mistakes and choose wisely. Now, as an adult, I hear his words paint a picture of the ills of procrastination. Of wasting time wishing for what could have been, what I should have done or what I missed or deserved. Continue reading Your time is non-refundable.
I wonder to myself what percentage of people would say I would love to be rich and retire? Continue reading A documentary for a dream.
That sentence above in BOLD was the response from my partner – who associates tattoos with gangsters!! A long story cut short, she grew up in a city in China and, well, Levi jeans and tattoos were the images given to the rebellious character within the literature at that time. Continue reading Tattoo or two?
On the flip side, as a father, I should make sure the images that my son flashes back to are positive, and they stir the correct thoughts. Continue reading My Dad passed away…
Doing nothing is impossible – try it. You will find out that achieving the myth of nothing is not a possibility. My teacher was wrong – I was doing something. Continue reading An hour spent invested in nothing.
I love breakthroughs like this, and I relish the time I take to reflect back and learn at the end of the day. When I am honest with myself, I can learn a lot, and I now recognise that I have a blind spot when it comes to listening. Something for me to keep working on!! Continue reading Know your blind spots…
There will come a time to blend in the move towards quality and creep slowly away from the quantity. That in itself is a learning process and is part of the program. Continue reading A question of Volume versus Quality?
It is not just Billy. It is many of the best comedians. They have that system to throw out the laughter so that it spreads like a positive virus. Good comedians make me laugh, but great comedians, I am sure, rewrite my brain chemistry and change my mental synapsis. Continue reading Just f***ing Laugh. Do it.
Your energy, your heartbeats, are finite, so invest them carefully. Take stock of this idea!! Continue reading Are you running to stand still?
The human interactions, the reading and the writing should all come together to collide and shape who we are. We should be on a continuous journey to build our storytelling technique Continue reading Son, reading is a journey to better your storytelling.
In his famous commencement speech, that fear “that any moment now they will discover you.” It holds so many people back. It wastes so much time. As if anyone is thinking about discovering you. No, they’re thinking about themselves! Continue reading What is ‘trying to be perfect’ masking?