Awakened: From Fear and Anger, to Love

The Moment I Awakened: From Fear and Anger, to Love

This series is about my journey of moving out of unhealthy fear and anger to love.  I awakened from having a competitive approach based in fear and anger, to moving to do my work being motivated from within by love.

Unlike most stories involving love, it is a story of making this shift in my work, and in my career. But it started in a very personal way, with realizing the truth of my emotional life.

I Could Not Feel Love in My Heart

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How Full is Your Stadium?

One day a DREAM gave me a darn good reason to want to change                           

For years I fondly held the memory of my childhood dreams.

Growing up, how I wished the world was different. But in my dreams, there existed a place where people lived peacefully and took care of each other, had a true democracy and used advanced technologies. Yes I loved Star Trek! My dreams had other planets in them and I traveled between the stars.

And I didn’t think those dreams were going to come true.

But I still wanted to change the world. 

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I HAD A DOG, Setting Your Course, Recovering from a Fall, and What Unconditional LOVE is About

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I had a dog. And he was awesome, magnificent.

And he was my best friend.

My dog was a German Shepherd, and he represented the best of me, of training him, being taught by him, having a relationship with him, of taking care of him, of him looking after me, together.

He amazed my friends.

He was an Ambassador for dogs, and for German Shepherds.

His gift seemed to be to convert people who had had bad experiences with his “kind of dog” into people who liked a German Shepherd…. Him.

He loved to lick children’s faces, to roll over and let them slowly approach, so that they could learn that big dogs could be kind. Continue reading I HAD A DOG, Setting Your Course, Recovering from a Fall, and What Unconditional LOVE is About

You Have 2 Choices, or, Be Brave, Be Who You Really Are, Shine Your Stuff, TODAY

TODAY,

STEP OUT

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Beautiful Men’s Legs, or, Why You Should Do That Thing You Are Dreaming Of

Every time I see this poster, I want to LAUGH.  I DO laugh.  And, it’s always on the Fourth of July, at a country home town barbecue at the Dickson Ranch in Woodacre, California. Continue reading Beautiful Men’s Legs, or, Why You Should Do That Thing You Are Dreaming Of

How to be a HERO

“PEOPLE are HEROES by the simple virtue and fact

that they are aligned with their dreams and aspirations for themselves,

and they make the world a better place for those around them

through the doing of work that they LOVE.”(1)

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