the only way to be a failure is to never experience failing.
Fail: No sense in sugar coating it. This’s is not exactly the post/race update I’d thought I’d be providing. I learned today that unfortunately, the only real way to push our limits and know we have found them, is to give it everything and fail. Today I had my first ever DNF (did not finish). … Continue reading Then this happened…..
People sometimes speak of having “an awaking.” This generally refers to some moment in time when they “wake up” and see the world in some whole new way. This is not always, but mostly, in reference to some sort of positive change…a kind of “ah ha, I finally get it” kind of thing. Well, its … Continue reading Wide awake…….
Self-talk is just talk
One of the best self-help/motivational books you will ever read is the Tortoise and the Hare. Everyone knows the story. You’ve probably read the book to your kids hundreds of times. Did you ever notice that the Tortoise wins every single time? Slow and steady wins the race not just every now and then but … Continue reading Embrace the Process
Pretty cool quote. I have no idea what it means. Funny how we do that. Actually, I think I know what it means to me, however I’m willing to bet you may derive something different. Maybe that's what's cool about it and why we all drop quotes like this. They are like blankets in which … Continue reading “Easy choices, hard life. Hard choices, easy life”
“Really?”you might say. I thought we were not going to go all rainbows and butterflies? Parkinson's is a gift? Someone needs to call bullshit……Well, you wouldn’t be entirely wrong. Let's start there. It's certainly not all a gift. Take Dystonia. It's anything but a gift. In fact it’s very much a bitch. Clinically, Dystonia can … Continue reading A Gift…..