Tag Archives: God

Guest Speaker at Smithfield Baptist Church

“On behalf of the church family, I wish to express to you my appreciation for your willingness to share your story with us. Your story has a very powerful message, especially for our young people. It is so important for … Continue reading

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Featured speaker at Middlesex High School for Alcohol Awareness

“Thank you so very much for sharing your life with us on Monday the 20th of October. Your message reached our entire 9th and 10th grade classes as non other has before. They listened with their hearts. Many were moved … Continue reading

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Tragedy and Hope

Today I am excited as I think about my upcoming speaking engagements! I am so grateful to those who are going to give me the opportunity to speak some truth and reality into some student’s lives! I hope and pray … Continue reading

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Back on the horse

It’s time to get back on the horse! You deserve it! I need it and a journal is supposed to be just that, a journal! A consistent flow of thoughts and events that are written down about one’s life. Typically … Continue reading

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Emerging Leader Award

2007 National Spinal Cord Injury Association’s EMERGING LEADER AWARD Tuesday, November 6, at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, I was honored and privileged to be awarded the NSCIA Emerging Leader Award!!! It was an amazing experience and I really … Continue reading

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Goal Setting

I’m thinking about goal setting in relation to successful people…and there is a very key element that is necessary. The most important thing you can do to achieve your goals is to make sure, that as soon as you set … Continue reading

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The Babies are Here!

The babies are here and for the first time in my life I was so overwhelmed with emotion that I was totally speechless. There were no words that adequately expressed the emotion I felt. A picture is worth a thousand … Continue reading

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I feel like the Wizard of Oz

“The foolish one seeks happiness in the far distance while the wise one knows happiness is right under his feet.” Remember Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz? She and her companions went searching for values such as happiness, courage, love, … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Treats

“There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart…pursue those.” After a five hour trip to Fairfax, VA, I arrived late at the hotel weary from travel. As I entered … Continue reading

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Happy to be back!

When I wrote to you the last entry, I was very ill. I spoke of achieving goals and looking forward to tomorrow, but I really didn’t know if there would be a tomorrow for me. I had one of the … Continue reading

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