What A Waste

Well, it’s Thursday again and we all know that means Friday is tomorrow. I know many are in a “can’t wait” mode for this weekend. And most of these people say they can’t wait for every weekend. Well, I can wait for it. In fact, I wake up each day and love to live it …

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Lost On Purpose

This week has been a learning experience for me. I’ve spent a lot of time going through some stories of my own personal life, the stories of others, and the view of the future. When you look at your past and see what you learned from it, take those things that people would say are …

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Lost But Not Forgotten

Today I wanted to take the lost idea another way, but after the news from yesterday it was more fitting to talk about what happens when we feel we have lost a leader, a mentor, or someone in our world who has changed it. As most of you have read by now, if not in …

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I Lost It All: Now What?

The year was 2003. It was just weeks away from my second roommate in four years getting married. It was time for me to stop having roommates and get a place of my own. I worked many hours; during the day I was out going from business to business working cleaning cars for customers. When …

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Lost Day 2: No jobs

I love when I come up with an idea for a theme like this week’s. I get so many old, out-of-the-blue stories to use to show that life is not all that bad for me. Today, as I got this story in, I was thinking back to what another motivator used from the stage almost …

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I Have No Money, Now What?

It was a Wednesday afternoon in mid July, back in the year 1986. John had an auto repair shop that was now running great after six years of working his business on a shoestring budget. He was always there for his customers, doing the best with the equipment he had and it was finally hitting …

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Lost Week

Tomorrow begins a week of posts about lost. No, this is not about the TV show that was the talk of coffee rooms, personal meetings and such over the past seven years. I wanted to talk about losing and how we deal with it. This week we will address five different kinds of loss in …

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