Monthly Archives: August 2014

Just Before I Jumped… #Perserverance, #Patience, and #Pain

“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is, that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” Beecher, Henry Ward American Congregational preacher (1813–1887) I know that feels like a life threat, to say I’m about … Continue reading

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Foster children become focus of California schools

Originally posted on Atlanta Daily World:
In this photo taken Friday, July 11, 2014, Elk Grove Unified School District teacher Michael Jones and his former student Kandance Stagner, a foster child, walk around Laguna Creek High School, where Stagner recently…

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When the Variables X & Y are #Love and #Trust

Love all, trust a few. – William Shakespeare Love so extreme…as words go.  It’s forceful enough that it can be a verb and a noun. It’s definition can be contained in the dictionary, but not in the hearts of man. It’s … Continue reading

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Someone Inspired You… did you say Thank You #PositiveFACE

Think back to that teacher, coach, mentor, role model…pick up the phone, send them a card, use today to take a pause and say, “Thank You” to someone that made a difference in your life. As Eunice Jones Gibson coined … Continue reading

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Lower Your Expectations….

Originally posted on Positive FACE:
If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome. ~ Michael Jordan Some of the worse things you can do for yourself in life is to prove your critics…

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