Four Women That I Know

“Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.” – Helen Keller I have been working on a post about women and the strength of our relationships for quite some time. (Seriously, like 6+ months) I’ve gone back and forth between several themes, and couldn’t settle on just one. The idea of … Continue reading Four Women That I Know

If It Ain’t About the Money… What is it?

Law Student 1: Is that a body? Law Student 2: Someone killed her? Attorney: It was an accident Law Professor: And we’re going to make it look like a bigger accident. Law Student 2: Why would we do that? We should go to the Police Law Professor: Do what I say and ask questions later? Law Student 3: No, this is insane. You’re insane ————————————————————- … Continue reading If It Ain’t About the Money… What is it?

The Right Words to Say

“We never say so much when we do not quite know what we want to say. We need few words when we have something to say, but all the words in all the dictionaries will not suffice when we have nothing to say and want to desperately to say it.”  – Eric Hoffer It has been over a month since I have written a blog … Continue reading The Right Words to Say

Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

“Excuses are tools for the weak and incompetent used to build monuments of nothingness. Those who excel in it seldom excel in anything else but excuses”.   That’s right folks, I am here to talk about excuses, but I am not talking about politicians and celebrities today,  I am actually doing a little self-reflection. I am participating in another blog post link-up  (click here for … Continue reading Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

America’s Favorite Subject: Me (The Monday Fits)

“We must especially beware of that small group of selfish men who would clip the wings of the American Eagle in order to feather their own nests” – Franklin D. Roosevelt This post is obviously about selfishness and it has been in the works for quite a while. I actually originally wrote this blog topic to be called, “The Selfish Side of Minorities… the What … Continue reading America’s Favorite Subject: Me (The Monday Fits)

Enter Into Your New Season

“A bad seed is a robbery of the worst kind: for your pocket-book not only suffers by it, but your preparations are lost and a season passes away unimproved.” – George Washington Labor day weekend is one of my favorite times throughout the year. It is a time to enter a new season, the season of fall. Historically, it was a time to prepare for … Continue reading Enter Into Your New Season

Great Expectations (The Anniversary Edition)

“Ask no questions, and you will get no lies”- Charles Dickens Today is the anniversary of the launch of my blog. This time last year, I published my  first post  here on Missing Perspective. And the rest is history. I am so thankful for my faithful readers, commentators,  and sharers of my work. Without you this wouldn’t be as interesting, engaging or fun! As I … Continue reading Great Expectations (The Anniversary Edition)