Discovering Your Greatness

by Lance Ekum

There’s always tomorrow.  Have you ever thought or said that (or something similar)? See – when we’re cruising through this thing called our life, and things are going as they normally do (and often, even if they’re not all that normal) – there’s this sense that tomorrow is always there. And tomorrow – leads to […]

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What Does Courage Look Like?

by Lance Ekum

photo credit: ToGa Wanderings “The more you do, the more you’ll do.” ~ Anonymous Courage.  It’s an interesting thing. A guy risks his own life to save another life.  That’s courage. A woman enlists in the armed forces, and fights to protect a country.  That’s courage. A child stands up for herself when an adult […]

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Love Is

by Lance Ekum

photo credit: HimynameisEuan “Eventually you will come to understand that love heals everything, and love is all there is.” ~ Gary Zukav Soft music. Dimmed lights. Candle-lit. A service of healing, for all who want it. Deeply. And for whatever healing that might mean. The time: nearly two years ago. This was the third such […]

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Focus and Succeed

by Lance Ekum

photo credit: Jerrycharlotte “I don’t care how much power, brilliance or energy you have, if you don’t harness it and focus it on a specific target, and hold it there you’re never going to accomplish as much as your ability warrants.” — Zig Ziglar Focus. It’s an interesting thing…focus is.  At this very moment, I’m […]

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Comfort Zones, Yoga, and Change

by Lance Ekum

photo credit: Joel Olives “How does one become a butterfly?” she asked. “You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.” ~ Anonymous Comfort Zones Mmmm…that big cushy sofa in your living room.  The bed you’ve had for ten years.  The same family vacation spot you’ve visited […]

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Inspiration: Music

by Lance Ekum

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Just A Drop

by Lance Ekum

photo credit: 27147 “We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.” ~ Mother Teresa What are you doing right now?  Does it feel small and insignificant?  Does if feel like you are really doing (being) something worthwhile, […]

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The Path to Success

by Lance Ekum

“Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.” ~ Zig Ziglar It’s a warm Sunday afternoon.  The breeze by the […]

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The Funeral

by Lance Ekum

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Our Town…Our Life…

by Lance Ekum

“For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: ‘It might have been!’” ~ John Greenleaf Whittier Do you ever have those things that float around in your heart…things that make you say “what if…”… What if…I joined this new group I’ve heard about? What if…I went on that trip, all […]

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