When you find yourself forced off your intended path, Dealing with the grunt work of your masterpiece, It’s tempting to think that you are wasting time. That you could really do with less follow up phone calls, Less meetings and emails And more of doing what you actually signed up to do. But you are […]Read more "You are already serving"
Dreams are costly. Indeed,they are free to have But they are costly to chase. They might lead you down a path that others deem irresponsible, On a journey that will exhaust your resources, Jeopardize your reputation, Put you in danger of bankruptcy And if you’re lucky, your dream might lead certain people in your life […]Read more "Someones"
Why aren’t you doing the things you want to do? Right here, right now what’s stopping you? Who or what is standing in your way? How much of your path is blocked by obstacles And how much of it is blocked by your own reluctance? Being a participant is a choice, a posture; Its moving […]Read more "Get out of the way"
There are moments when you see a need And you’re in a position to help But then you hesistate. Maybe the prospective recipient of your generosity Is someone who typically doesn’t say thank you, Or at least not the way you like to be thanked. Worse yet, they could see your open hand And try […]Read more "On Giving"
Waiting for permission to move forward can be a tempting reaction after you’ve made some mistakes, Because it implies that you didn’t know where you were going in the first place And maybe you didn’t. But passivity never got anyone anywhere they wanted to go. Stuff happens, Egos get bruised Time gets wasted Tests are […]Read more "Permission"