“Intuition” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   The secret of fortune is joy in our hands. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   If you could picture your intuition as a person, what would he or she look like? If you sat down together for dinner, what is the first … Continue reading“Intuition” #Trust30

“Courage To Connect” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Men imagine that they communicate their virtue or vice only by overt actions, and do not see that virtue or vice emit a breath every moment. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Who is one person that you’ve been dying to connect … Continue reading“Courage To Connect” #Trust30

In Which Governor Good Hair Goes Crazy?

Ok, so people here in Texas are in an uproar about a couple of things that Governor Rick Perry has done.  First, one of the big movements has been not texting and driving at the same time.  It’s all over the place.  There’s been many … Continue readingIn Which Governor Good Hair Goes Crazy?

“Enthusiasm” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt   Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   “Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” is a great line from Emerson. If there’s no enthusiasm in what you do, it won’t be remarkable and certainly … Continue reading“Enthusiasm” #Trust30

In Which Howard Stern Is Uninformed, Pompous, & Idiotic

It’s been awhile since I’ve gotten to write about anything I heard on Howard Stern.  However, today is a good one.  Stern is based in New York.  Currently, there is a raging issue going on there about allowing gay marriage.  Barring any feeling I have … Continue readingIn Which Howard Stern Is Uninformed, Pompous, & Idiotic

“You Know” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt:   Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. Absolve you to yourself, and you shall have the suffrage of the world. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   We live in a society of advice columns, experts and make-over … Continue reading“You Know” #Trust30

In Which I List My Top 10 MMA Fighters of All-Time

So, it’s a topic that comes up often among fight fans.  Who is your favorite fighter?  Well, let’s do this in David Letterman “Top 10” style. 10. Clay Guida I just recently watched Clay Guida fight this past month.  I heard this man described by … Continue readingIn Which I List My Top 10 MMA Fighters of All-Time

“Speak Less” #Trust30

Today’s Writing Prompt: What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. This rule, equally arduous in actual and in intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction between greatness and meanness. It is the harder, because you will always … Continue reading“Speak Less” #Trust30

“Facing (and Fearing)” #Trust30

Today’s Prompt:   Greatness appeals to the future. If I can be firm enough to-day to do right, and scorn eyes, I must have done so much right before as to defend me now. Be it how it will, do right now. Always scorn appearances, … Continue reading“Facing (and Fearing)” #Trust30

In Which We Attend A Wedding In The Middle Of Nowhere

The Boss and I attended a wedding today.  The girl getting married is an old friend of mine…let’s call her Ice-T (no, not like the rapper).  Ice-T got married to her on-again-off-again boyfriend.  At one point, he was welcome in her parents house.  I believe … Continue readingIn Which We Attend A Wedding In The Middle Of Nowhere