Category Archives: Survival

An Important Question That Will Cause You Whiplash


Insightful questions are the ones that bring you to a screeching, whiplashing halt until you figure out the answer… A writing acquaintance asked me a question the other day. “What specific events happened in your life to make you truly appreciate … Continue reading

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Perhaps My Story Will Inspire and Keep Other Leaders From Suffering My Fate


My Latest Article in The Ascent on Medium

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Your Identity Crisis Is Actually A Huge Blessing, Here’s Why


I’m in the midst of an identity crisis. I am 65 years old. This should not be happening. Right? But it is. I am having difficulty, actually an outright challenge coming to terms with who I am and more importantly, who I want … Continue reading

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Why You MUST Persevere


I’m paralyzed. I’m numb. I don’t care. I am absolutely drained. I cannot muster the energy to think about what I should do, need to do, must do. In fact, I was barely able to open my blog editor, and … 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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