Lifestyle · Uncategorized

Success: The Power to Serve

Success. The one thing we all strive for. The one thing that can drive us insane if we do not achieve it. The one thing that, if not attained by our standards, drives so many to suicide. Why is that? What is this power? What is success? As Booker T. Washington once wisely asserted, “Success… Continue reading Success: The Power to Serve

Photography · Uncategorized

On Top of the World: Cloud Photography

And now...the moment y'all have been waiting for... The answer is... In that picture, I'm about 30,000 feet above Ohio in an airplane... And that was a picture of the clouds from above. Here are some more!     Let me know what you guys think of the pictures! Please feel free to comment any… Continue reading On Top of the World: Cloud Photography

Poetry · Uncategorized

Poem of the Week: “Warrior’s Spirit”

This week's poem is in honor of our veterans and those who continue to serve in our country's Armed Forces. This poem is called "Warrior's Spirit". True Courage faces Rifle fire, True honor sails The seas. In every young man's fighting heart Is his list of loyalties: His country, comrades, Home, and loved ones, His… Continue reading Poem of the Week: “Warrior’s Spirit”

Lifestyle · Military

Thanksgiving Special: Interview With A Marine

Veteran's Day was Saturday, November 11, and, as I'm sure many of you know, Thursday is Thanksgiving. So, in lieu of a Friday's Favorite Five post and in honor of Veteran's Day, I decided to do a post about some people for whom I am extremely grateful. I am grateful for the individuals who originally… Continue reading Thanksgiving Special: Interview With A Marine

Poetry

Poem of the Week: “Secret Stillness”

This little poem reminds us to sit quietly, listen patiently, and observe deeply the natural beauty around us without changing it, without ruining it's natural glow. To simply sit and appreciate it all. To simply stand in awe of our Creator. A soft voice Murmuring secrets; A gentle breath, Whispering lyrics. A quiet laugh, Echoing… Continue reading Poem of the Week: “Secret Stillness”