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  • From Failure to Success: Is Persistence The Key?

    How many times have you heard the old saying “If at first, you don’t succeed try, try again?” When Thomas Palmer penned that famous proverb back in 1840 it was initially used to encourage American schoolchildren to do their homework. Today, it is a popular metaphor used in motivational...

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  • Being A Friend: Being There For Someone In Need

    “Well, a friend in need is a friend indeed.” – Edgar Bergen   At some point in your life, someone you care about is going to need your support. Whether it’s emotionally, physically, spiritually, mentally, or even financially… it’s inevitable. Like it or not, it’s bound to happen, and...

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  • How To Be Great: Four Tips to Achieve Success

    “When you have had a taste of excellence, you cannot go back to mediocrity.” —Maximillian Degenerez I often get asked one very personal… but universal question: What does it take to be successful? Over the years, I’ve often thought about that very question and how it relates to my...

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  • Musings On Human Nature, Conflict, and Annoyance With Others

    This past week has been extremely challenging – mentally, physically, and emotionally. As all empaths know, hyper-charged emotional situations always lead to absolute exhaustion. I’m drained. After the horrific school shooting in Parkland, Florida on Valentines Day, I witnessed social media literally become a battleground. Part of what makes...

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  • New Years Resolutions? Why Bother?!

    Welcome to 2018! I wanted to write a quick blog post to say hello and offer a few insights into why I’m fairly adamant about NOT following the hallowed tradition of setting New Year’s resolutions. How many times have you promised to lose weight? Stop smoking? Stop drinking? Or even...

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  • Empathic? Is it a Curse or a Blessing? Both!

    Do you feel it? The emotions of those around you. Wikipedia defines empathy as “the capacity to understand or feel what another person is experiencing from within the other person’s frame of reference, i.e., the capacity to place oneself in another’s position. There are many definitions for empathy that...

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Upcoming Events

Sep
21
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all-day Four Points Expo @ Memphis Agricenter
Four Points Expo @ Memphis Agricenter
Sep 21 – Sep 22 all-day
Four Points Expo @ Memphis Agricenter
If you are in or near Memphis Sat, Sept 21st, come out and join me at the Four Points Expo and hear me speak on Neuroscience of Change: Can you think your way to a better life? You can find information about my presentation in the link below. For more information about the event check out their Facebook page Four[...]
Nov
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all-day History Haunts and Legends – Fal... @ Jefferson Tourism and Visitor Center
History Haunts and Legends – Fal... @ Jefferson Tourism and Visitor Center
Nov 2 all-day
History Haunts and Legends - Fall Event - 2019 @ Jefferson Tourism and Visitor Center | Jefferson | Texas | United States
Yes! I will be back to speak at History Haunts and Legends in Jefferson, TX this November!  Always an informative and fun Fall event for the history buff, avid ghost hunter, and people with an interest for the unexplained and things that go bump in the night! Special guest speakers, authors, vendors, book signings, galleries, night time tours and investigations,[...]

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