Failure is Always an Option: You can always come up short. You can always under-perform. You can always disappoint everyone, including yourself. You can drop the ball the one time it matters. You can always stumble at the finish line. You can always get ripped off. You can always get blindsided by the one thing…

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Adaptation – If it Didn’t Sting a Little, Everyone Would Do It: Without a doubt, the Chinese curse has come to pass; in a world where nobody cares about UFO disclosure and cardboard spectators wear masks to watch baseball, it’s hard to imagine things getting any weirder than they already are. For some, times were…

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Would You Bet on You? I heard about an interesting idea that gets floated around by people in addiction recovery: We judge other people by their actions, but we only judge ourselves by our intentions. Nobody understands your motivation, nobody appreciates how hard you’re trying, nobody has visibility on your dreams or goals or aspirations,…

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Be Like Fire or Rain: Not trying to get overly Zen here, but the last 48 hours of being on standby to run for the hills to escape the latest tropical storm on the East Coast or wildfires on the West Coast has left us with an interesting, if not unfamiliar perspective. Fire or rain…

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