When I was lost in the abyss

A reporter called my life at the time aimless wandering and she was right

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A number of years ago our local newspaper, the Doylestown Intelligencer, wrote a feature article about me. In the article the journalist, Naila Frances who did a terrific job of capturing my essence, used the phrase, Aimless wandering to describe where my life was at its low point. Sadly this is what many people, especially young […]

Why taking responsibility is the key that unlocks your personal power

The majority of people in our society, for whatever reason, feel a need to blame someone or something for the conditions in their life. They point to the government, their company, their parents, spouse, lack of education, environment, or any number of other “reasons” for their situation. When an undesirable event occurs in their life, […]

Writing Take Charge of Your Destiny

How this book came to be and how it's done so far

It’s interesting how Take Charge of Your Destiny – How to create the life you were born to live came to be. One morning I received an email from my literary agency in Japan, asking if I was planning on writing a follow-up to “What are you waiting for? It’s Your Life,” Since it was a […]

The Silent Killer of the American Economy

During recent elections a lot was said about the economy and how we need to Make America Great Again. President-elect Donald Trump became one of the few non-politicians in recent history elected to the highest office in the land, campaigning heavily on that platform. This is understandable considering how many hardworking people have been struggling […]

Fastest way to earn extra holiday money

Why just spend for the holidays when you can earn extra income?

With the holiday’s fast approaching, in addition to shopping for bargains, a lot of people would like to earn extra income. For the next few posts, let’s look at some ways you can do this, easily and quickly. First, let’s look at what I consider the easiest and fastest way to earn extra income. Yes, I am referring […]