Author: Paul

1. Be impeccable with your words 2. Don’t take anything personally 3. Never assume anything 4. Always do your best The Four Agreements: Four “simple” agreements, easy to read, easy to understand, perhaps, but they take a while to implement, possibly years. If you can implement them, and step outside of the judgement zone … Be impeccable with your words: What does it mean to be impeccable with your words? It means without sin, as stated in his book –…

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear How many times have I heard the above quote. I always thought that it was cool, somewhat mystical; however, I see that it is, at least to me, practical and true. In other words, when I am ready to learn about something, I will seek out a way to learn about it, or that way will be presented to me in some manner. There are a number of books that I…

I was reviewing some of the photos from the first half of this year and, compared to previous years, the number of photos that I’ve taken and the number of posts that I’ve made are declining. I think that this is kind of a normal thing. I did see a slight uptick for 2015, considering that I went to Guatemala, Europe, and India all in the same year. I had lots to talk about 🙂 Last year, I stayed in…

I used to meditate quit a bit, daily actually. However, of late, I’ve not been doing it and can feel, from time to time, a bit unsettled. Looks like it’s time to return to that and become an observer of my thoughts, again, rather than a participant. Thoughts are interesting things … they are that grand drama, that movie that plays out in your head, always seeking to take you away from the here and now and transport you to…

Normally, I don’t walk this way because, after a point, there are no sidewalks for about nearly a mile; however, this morning I decided to walk to South Carolina. Yeah. I know, it sounds like a far distance, but actually, it’s pretty close. From my front yard to this sign is almost exactly 2 miles, according to my FitBit. Directly across the street from this sign, another sign can be seen when heading in the opposite direction. Welcome to North…

This is Gordon. Gordon and I have been very good, if not best friends since we met in high school in Akron, Ohio. In fact, after I got a job in Dallas, Texas, he moved to Dallas and we were roommates for a while. We had a great time and love to reminisce about our high school days and our time as roommates in Dallas. Gordon still lives in Dallas and we only get to see each other every few…

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