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It’s Been 100 Years: When Will You Learn?

  When will you learn? The fact of the matter is that the facts are dynamic. To dream for the future, one must first understand the present. To understand the present, one must first flip back to yesterday. Another ‘X’ on the calendar, is it really over? Yes, we have moved past the days when…

Centennial Dream Machine, Nonnie Egbuna, 15 yrs. old

“The only gap I will acknowledge is the one between my mother’s teeth—opens her mouth, tells me to be a dreamer.” Dreamer.  I suppose that is one way to describe me. Though not always optimistic, I look towards the future with hope that it will turn out right. That all my human desires are not…

Working from home today rocks! #lovemyjobandmyfuzzyslippers

You cannot imagine how excited I am that this is my work attire for the next two days. After two weeks of being on the go like crazy pants — traveling to TEDx, covering the RiverRun Film Festival, meetings with new clients and harnessing the powe…

If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve. Do what you love, and don’t stop until…

Most… “common, self imposed restrictions are rather insidious, though they start out simple enough. We begin by worrying we aren’t good enough, smart enough or talented enough to get what we want, then we voluntarily live in this paralyzing ment…

I wish you enough… beautiful New Year Message from my friend Nigel Alston.

I Wish You Enough . . . I never really thought that I’d spend as much time in airports as I do. I don’t know why. I always wanted to be famous and that would mean lots of travel. But I’m not famous, yet I do see more than my share of airports.I lo…

Rainmaker, storyteller, connector, conduit… how do you describe your work skills?

Wow, what a dynamic work day. Being a rainmaker is fun. Somebody asked me, “how long have you been raising money for organizations? Is that all you do?” I get that question about what “I do” for work a lot. Actually, I just added successful fundra…

Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men’s blood. ~ Daniel Burnham. Great piece on #NeilArmstrong and #dreaming

This morning driving Johnathan to his first day of school, I heard this awesome piece about dreaming, results-driven imagination and leadership on the radio. Very http://imaginationinstallations.com/ My dinner with Neil Armstrong: http://www.931wo…

I so miss my guy when he travels for work, but surprise flowers delivered to my front door help.

Flowers from today’s Cobblestone Market.

Instructions for Life … Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it. ~ Mary Oliver #photo #nature #love

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