Monthly Archives: August 2017

Why I’ve Given Up on Tricks To Get Reads


I’m done with tricks, tomfoolery, and with all of these ways that “master bloggers” recommend to get people to read your stuff. It’s not that I don’t want people to read what I write. Quite the contrary. I get huge … Continue reading

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Why You Need To Tell Me When It’s Time To Call It Quits


My Dad was a winner. In every sense of the word. He wasn’t famous. Or rich. Didn’t have any degrees. Never even went to High School. He was an immigrant who came to this country with a strong work ethic, … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis Makes a Person Sit Up and Take Notice – Part V


Time How many “times” have you heard that TIME is a valuable commodity? Time is of the essence You can’t make up for lost time The clock is ticking Time is money So much to do, and so little time … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis Makes a Person Sit Up and Take Notice – Part IV


Magic Cure I did some research just to see how many “silver bullets” or “magic cures” I could find for cancer. I got tired and stopped counting at 142. I ‘d bet anything there are 10 times that number. Let … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis – Part III


My Family This is Part III of the series on Cancer Diagnosis Themes. For me, right after my diagnosis, a very early thought that embedded itself in my mind, sticking there like a rusty nail, eating in to my thoughts … Continue reading

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Why You Should Not Fake It Until You Make It


It is ironic that the guy who said, “Call it ‘fake it ’til you make it’, call it ‘smoke and mirrors’, call it whatever you want” lasted only 10 days as the communications director for the “fake news” obsessed White … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis Will Make You Sit Up and Take Notice – Part II


Beating This Feeling like you can beat whatever has knocked you down, whatever has brought you to your knees, is a good state of mind to be in. You need positivity. But it’s not enough. Positivity is a thought. It’s … Continue reading

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