Fail to Succeed: The Power of Mindset

“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” Og Mandino We all know failure, don’t we? We certainly have no love for it. “But there is no greater teacher than failure,” something to that effect that’s been said time and again this century. Yoda said as such in The Last Jedi––and when Yoda says it, you best listen. But the best of success didn’t just say it, they lived it. They know it personally. It’s

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Write For Yourself

  “When you write a story, you’re telling yourself the story. When you rewrite, your main job is taking out all the things that are not the story.” Perhaps you’ve seen the above quote, maybe everyday if you own Stephen King’s On Writing. The header of this post is a snippet of the maxim attached to that quote. In full the maxim is: “First write for yourself, and then worry about your audience.” I agree wholeheartedly with this maxim. Why

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Be Like Mike

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” We all know the name Jordan. His surname is all that needs to be said and the listener will make the snap connection. Below are a few of his preeminent achievements as a player: I. 6–time NBA champion with the Chicago Bulls II. 6–time NBA Finals MVP III. 5–time NBA regular season MVP IV. Rookie of the Year (‘85) V. Defensive Player of the Year

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