Words Have the Power to Change Us

We are not untouched by the things we speak. The words we choose have power. They have the power to change minds. Too often, however, we focus on using our words to change others’ minds, not realizing that the words we choose also change the way that we think, the way we view the world,…

Become Who Others See

Sometimes, in order to know our own potential, we need another person to see past the limitations we think we have and tell us who we really are. We are more complex, more capable, and more powerful beings than we imagine. Often, our greatest limitations are those we place on ourselves, limitations based on our…

Truth in Art and Grappling

“It is only brave before you do it.” —Debbie Millman Art, creative work shared with others, is a lot like grappling in that it takes risk to attain any kind of reward. In order to be successful, you must put yourself on the line. You must invest in losing, a lot. You must invest in…