Category Archives: Despair

Something new is coming

Just around the corner. Like 4 days away. A big reveal. A reminder of where I am and where I want to be. A goal that almost seems impossible will be attained. Or else. I was running the other day … Continue reading

Posted in Adjustments, All You Do Is for Them, Cancer, Challenge, Change, Commitment, Despair, Don't Die, Dreams, Goals | 5 Comments

Warning about humor

On the heels of yesterday’s thought about laughter, here’s a warning about humor in general. It can be hazardous to your bad mood. I may be wrong but I don’t think you can scowl and laugh at the same time. … Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Despair, Hope, Humor, Laughter | 1 Comment


Yesterday was an eventful day. I am not a fan of severe weather. Yesterday was full of it. One storm proved to be extremely strong causing a wide area of catastrophic destruction.   Today, it’s not about the customer. It … Continue reading

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Shortcut followup

A friend who worked in Orlando just moved to Japan 10 days ago to begin a new job. This wasn’t the kind of welcome he had in mind. Jarrod, we’re praying for you. Friends, pray for Jarrod and everyone else … Continue reading

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Nil Desperandum

Did some reading Wednesday night and I saw this phrase in two totally unrelated articles and one blog post. Fate? Encouragement? Inspiration? Call it what you will. Nil Desperandum – Never Despair It’s pretty simple. Never give up. Don’t despair. This … Continue reading

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