Tag: empowerment

This is What’s Stopping You

Photographer:  Dion Tavenier If not now, when? Do you have something you want to do? It could be taking a trip, finding a new job, remodeling or redecorating, buying a new car, or the first thing that popped into your head when you read that question. Or, is there...

Could You Use a Hero?

Whose Hero Are You? Do you know the Bonnie Tyler song, “I Need a Hero?” If you’re younger than me you might remember the wicked stepmother singing an alternative version of it in Shrek II, but it first gained popularity in the original version of the movie, Footloose. Here’s...

How to Make a Bully Flee

Is the “Golden Rule” Dead? Do you practice the “Golden Rule?” Almost every society has some version of treating others like we want to be treated. Unfortunately, like all great advice and most sacred texts, this gets twisted by the selfish, the greedy, and those who live in constant...

Consequences – DO NOT BE AFRAID!

How are you liking this “new world” we’re experiencing? Are you happy with what some are calling a “Greater America” today? If so, you can stop reading now. Or not. A few years ago I coined a phrase. If you’ve read my work for any amount of time you’re...

What’s Your Purpose?

Success Mini-Course Lesson Five “Purpose” A special, six-week series of “Making Sense of Life” by Terry Drew Karanen I applaud you for opening this blog posting, and will be even more delighted if you access this week’s lesson. The applause is well-deserved, assuming you’ve already read through Lesson Four,...

Does Practice REALLY Make Perfect?

Success Mini-Course Lesson Four “Practice” A special, six-week series of “Making Sense of Life” by Terry Drew Karanen Congratulations! You’ve gotten through half of our six-week course! Please let me know if you’ve experienced positive changes from the readings and exercises. And, if you’re having any issues with something...

Passionately Yours

This is Lesson Three in your free, six-week mini-course on success. PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT have to do one lesson per week. In fact, depending on what’s going on in your life, or what the topic brings up for you, you may want to take a couple of weeks....

You Have the Power

This is Lesson Two in your free, six-week mini-course on success. PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT have to do one lesson per week. In fact, depending on what’s going on in your life, or what the topic brings up for you, you may want to take a couple of weeks....

It All Begins With Possibility

Beginning this week, we’ll take a six-week journey in achieving the optimal success in life, a free, mini-course in success. PLEASE NOTE:  You do NOT have to do one lesson per week. In fact, depending on what’s going on in your life, or what the topic brings up for...

Have You Suspended Your Belief in Success?

Five Keys to Create the Life You Want Not long ago I mentioned a “pegacorn” to a friend. “Huh?” was the inevitable response. This exclamation, interestingly enough, came from someone who should, by now, be far from shocked, surprised, or dismayed when I talk about creatures or subjects not...