You Are The Anointed One

You Are The Anointed One

In my work with those in transition, what continually amazes me is that so many are waiting for the Queen of England, Merlin or, hell, maybe even Ahhhhnold to come to their front door, instruct them to bow on one knee, lower their head to receive a touch from the...
Pumping Gas

Pumping Gas

In 1989, I was 20 years old and contemplating opening a non-alcoholic nightclub. While I had been a successful DJ and built a fairly loyal following, I wasn’t sure I was ready to take such a leap of faith… and that big of a risk. One afternoon, I met my...
Are You A Timex or A Rolex?

Are You A Timex or A Rolex?

Yesterday afternoon, I was training with my friend Kerry to help him prepare for his upcoming Jiu-Jitsu tournament. (If you’re unfamiliar with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, it’s a martial art where mostly sane, reasonable people try to break each others limbs or choke one...
Murder On The Road Less Traveled

Murder On The Road Less Traveled

Don’t get me wrong. I understand why people gravitate towards Robert Frost’s quote: Two roads diverged in a wood and I… I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. It’s a romantic notion. Forge your own path. Do things your way. Go left when...
Attention Creatives…

Attention Creatives…

Creatives, look around. People would not and will not do most jobs UNLESS they get paid. A very FEW jobs (mostly the arts) are so inherently satisfying that many people would do them for free. And they do. What creative person doesn’t want to sing and play...
Hope Is A Mother Fu@k!r

Hope Is A Mother Fu@k!r

I woke up this morning with a fire in my belly. No, it’s not from the street tacos I had which caused other problems I won’t mention. It was a fire of desire. A fire to reach at least ONE person today and help them discover their WHAT so they can begin impacting...