Category Archives: COVID-19

Preparing for the Battle Ahead

There are times when trouble and difficulty seem inevitable. The stock market has been roaring like a lion, since March. However, we are facing a challenging time of year, when […]

Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full?

As we approach each of the moments in our lives, our point of view, at that moment, can influence whether we are pessimistic (see the glass as half empty) or […]

Soar Like an Eagle

“But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not […]

Great Expectations?

Sometimes, life throws us pleasant surprises. In Charles Dickens’ novel Great Expectations, Pip, an orphaned blacksmith’s apprentice, facing an impoverished future, suddenly comes into a large fortune from a mysterious […]

Setting Up for Second Half Success

Have you ever taken a long road trip? Perhaps you traveled hundreds of miles, before you finally reached the halfway point. It probably felt great that you had one half […]

The Element of Surprise

The “element of surprise” is often a key ingredient for directors, screen writers, and novelists as they craft movie plots or provide twists in a great novel. When something unexpected […]

More Sunshine in the Forecast?

Sometimes, “perfect” weather can stay around even longer than we hope/expect. Ever been on a vacation, where it’s clear and sunny for the majority of your stay? The warmth of […]

Adages Can Lead to Damages

Rules of thumb and old adages can be misleading.  Sometime, these catchy sayings even cause personal harm or lead to lost opportunities.  Often people will try to broadly apply advice […]