CREATIVITY & MARATHON RUNNING

CREATIVITY & MARATHON RUNNING

The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. -Roger Bannister   Running marathons begin with the important first step: committing to the preparation required for attaining a particular goal. Being resolute about...
GLIMPSES KEEP FALLING ON MY HEAD

GLIMPSES KEEP FALLING ON MY HEAD

The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.  -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   Glimpses keep falling on my head and I pay attention to them because they often take me on unexpected creative journeys. Unlike the “guy whose feet are too big for his...
MARKETING: WEARING MANY HATS

MARKETING: WEARING MANY HATS

 A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for. -John A. Shields   Most writers are not marketers and are more at home writing their work than marketing it. Because they find that the hat of a marketer, does not sit well on them, they often...
CREATIVITY: IT’S WHO YOU ARE

CREATIVITY: IT’S WHO YOU ARE

Telling me to take a vacation from film-making is like telling a child to take a vacation from playing. -Stanley Kubrick   When your work is also your passion, it might not seem like work to you at all. Despite the hours, months and years you happen to spend on it, it...
SAM HARRIS: POSITIVITY WAITING FOR AN OPPORTUNITY

SAM HARRIS: POSITIVITY WAITING FOR AN OPPORTUNITY

Happy days are here again, the skies above are clear again… -Jack Yellen   I marvel at people who despite enduring the worst of circumstances, choose to create lives of positivity. They enthusiastically embrace opportunities whenever they present. Such...