Tag: legacy

  • Failure is Good

    What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything? Vincent Van Gogh How many are paralyzed by the fear of the attempt? What greatness is never achieved because someone did not try? Where would life be? We are called to greatness. We are called to live. Life is experienced. It is experiences. […]

  • Scraps

    I look around myself and I found scraps of incomplete thoughts jotted down on paper or in a document. It seems like my mind cannot commit to completing a thought or formulating an idea or a transition phrase. I think it is more of an indication of where I am as a person. I am […]

  • Done enough?

    I found a memory today on Facebook. The memory focused on the NCAA March Madness from 2021 when the inequity of the facilities for the teams competing in the Men’s and Women’s tournament. The article I posted that day redirected my friends to a quote from Dawn Staley, Head Coach, University of South Carolina Women’s […]

  • Words

    It is easy to read the quote and understand the power of words. Most of us know from personal experience the affect of words on our psyche when we are most vulnerable. We realize that the intent was not malicious. It may even be more the delivery of the words than the words themselves. How […]

  • Pride goeth

    I am not sure my pride left before the fall. It was definitely on its way out the door during it and the door was closed behind it at the conclusion of the fall. Score of the game, Gravity 1 Me 0. no injuries just a loss of pride.

  • What’s today?

  • Athletic Patience

    As humans, we want many things in life. We make many beginnings and for various reasons we also make many endings. Well, we do not really make the ending, as it just stops. I guess it is in our nature to want those things and not have the patience to execute until we have them […]

  • The Voice

    The Voice The voice out of the past reaches out and grabs me. It brings to me such bittersweet memories. Filling me with the essence of it. Allowing me to see and hear the things I’ve missed. The wisdom that it eschews Advice so freely given. Lessons that it taught Taking me to a higher […]

  • Legacy

    This week, we realized the anniversary of the crash that killed Kobe Bryant along with his daughter Gianna as well as the other passengers of the helicopter. There is not a doubt in my mind the impact of this crash had on me. It made me wonder about legacy. Kobe was young. I remember him […]