“Image” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Mess up your hair. If you … Read more“Image” #Trust30

In Which I Decide My Top 5 Artists I Would Want To Perform With If I Was On “The Voice” Finale

First off, congratulations goes out to Javier Colon.  In the same vein as Committed was on this past season of The Sing Off, Javier was head and shoulders above everyone else in the talent department on The Voice.  He was the person that should have won from the beginning.  Also, congratulation to Adam Levine for … Read moreIn Which I Decide My Top 5 Artists I Would Want To Perform With If I Was On “The Voice” Finale

In Which I Figure Out What It Means To Be A “Paul Heyman Guy”

So, it was the shot heard around the world.  Anyone who holds any connection to the world of professional wrestling has heard about and most have seen the promo by the man known as CM Punk at the end of this weeks broadcast of Monday Night Raw. First, mad props to Punk for saying what … Read moreIn Which I Figure Out What It Means To Be A “Paul Heyman Guy”

“10 Year Text”#Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Speak what you think now in hard words, and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Imagine your future self, ie, you 10 years from now. If he/she were to send you a tweet or text … Read more“10 Year Text”#Trust30

“Overcoming Uncertainty” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Write down a major life goal you have yet to achieve or even begin to take action on. For each goal, write down three uncertainties (read: fears) you have … Read more“Overcoming Uncertainty” #Trust30

In Which Howard Stern Apparently Doesn’t Think Through His Statements

First off, I’m not a Howard Stern basher per se.  It seems like I am, but I’m not.  I love listening to the man’s shows.  He has the ability to say and do things that keep people tuned in.  Some days he is doing the raunchy material.  Other days, he’s doing compelling interviews.  Other days, … Read moreIn Which Howard Stern Apparently Doesn’t Think Through His Statements

“Alive-est” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. If we follow the truth, it will bring us out safe at last. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   When did you feel most alive recently? Where were you? What did you smell? What sights and sounds did you experience? Capture … Read more“Alive-est” #Trust30

“Personal Recipe” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   I do not wish to expiate, but to live. My life is for itself and not for a spectacle. I much prefer that it should be of a lower strain, so it be genuine and equal, than that it should be glittering and unsteady. I wish it to be sound and … Read more“Personal Recipe” #Trust30

“Call To Arms” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt: The secret of fortune is joy in our hands. – Ralph Waldo Emerson What if today, right now, no jokes at all, you were actually in charge, the boss, the Head Honcho. Write the “call to arms” note you’re sending to everyone (staff, customers, suppliers, Board) charting the path ahead for the … Read more“Call To Arms” #Trust30

“Most Ordinary” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my constitution, the only wrong what is against it. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   We are our most potent at our most ordinary. And yet most of us discount our “ordinary” … Read more“Most Ordinary” #Trust30