Carving Out A Life

Growth Demands This

This photo and the last sentence make me chuckle…

Personal growth demands a temporary surrender of comfort & security.

Anything that involves us trying to become better – more organized, healthier, smarter, more humble – will place demands on us.


Why do we still act surprised?

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Thanksgiving 2009

The Fear of Living


Yep, that’s our biggest fear.  But it never shows up on any list.


Because no one will admit it.

How do I know?

Because, think about it, if the fear of living wasn’t our biggest fear, why was this phrase – carpe diem – invented?

Carpe diem translates to:  “While we’re talking, envious time is fleeing: seize the day, put no trust in the future.”