One Persistent Son Of A Bitch

Meet Max It was a long time ago, I don’t quite remember when, neither can I recall his name, so I’ll call him Max. Max was about one year and six months old when I met him; full of energy and a bit big for his age, but then again he was a rottweiler mixed…

The Sculptor Being Sculpted

The Sculptor A sculptor works away at the remains of what was once probably a large and beautiful tree, now just a seemingly a useless piece of wood, nothing like its former self.  She labors and toils for weeks, months as long as it takes to achieve perfection according to her vision. Where other sees…

Working With What You Have

If I had enough time. If I didn’t have kids. If I had only stayed in school If I……. These are just a few examples of excuses we dredge up to explain to others and ourselves why we haven’t gone after or dreams, our reasons for failure. It’s funny how whenever we need an excuse…

Are you willing to die?

So the TV was on the other day, I wasn’t really paying attention to what was going on, I would occasionally glance at it, but its only real purpose was and is to form background noise, to create a kind of balance. Well anyway there was an interview in progress, with a host and an aspiring…

Rock-bottom

You’ve tried and it would appear that you have failed, you crashed-out. It did not turn out to be what you expected, in your vision through your eyes you saw yourself flying high, living your dream but yet here you are, floundering. You stumbled you fell fast and you fell hard, you are now at…

The Phoenix effect (the rise of the phoenix)

    Crash and Burn   You were doing O.K, going aimlessly wandering through life with no real destination. Until you turned your attention to the deafening call of your dreams, you made your decision, you made your plans, you believed, you took that leap but instead of flying you found yourself falling. You tried,…