a life in progress

Category: Lessons Learned

i am veruca salt

Yes, the character from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory who sings,”I don’t care how, I want it now!” I’ve realized that she has been my subconscious idol ever since I saw her dance and sing across my TV screen, moaning about needing goose eggs. I get it. I’ve been there. I’m extremely impatient about […]

war of my life

So it’s that time of the year when I start to evaluate where I am in my life and I get seriously nervous. There’s something more for me out there that I can’t seem to grasp. It’s kind of annoying to have this constant thick layer of frustration in my life that I would I […]

i’m not a genius but i have a genius

The following video is from a talk given by “Eat, Pray, Love” author Elizabeth Gilbert. It’s good stuff, and she’s so freaking right-on about how people perceive people who choose a career that is based in creativity.

things are gonna change now, for the better

If I’m addicted to anything it would have to be coffee and new music. I just heard the new song from Dave Barnes called “Until You” and it’s so good that I wish I could live inside of it. I’ve said that about other songs many times before and I guess what it really means […]

everything’s right

First, I must say this: If anyone dares read all of my entries from the past 5 years I must apologize in advance. I went through all of my old posts to categorize them and I can’t believe some, okay most of, the things I’ve written. Everything that has to do with work seems to […]