Positive Thinking Vs. Assholes

Positive thinking is no match for real life assholes.Sure, it can make you feel better.But, eventually, if it’s your only tool, you will become the asshole too.   An attitude of gratitude is no match for a climate of shit storms.And, focusing on the bread doesn’t make the crap sandwich taste any better. Preparing for theContinue reading “Positive Thinking Vs. Assholes”

You can have all the tools…

As I work to get this poetry stuff out, to figure out why sharing it with the world feels so necessary, I’m starting to figure out how to make it more useful. You know, to the people listening. You can see that shift in these two videos. From just saying the poem and explaining, toContinue reading “You can have all the tools…”

Gut Punch Poetry #2

How do you believe in yourself when the path forward is unclear? Where does the faith that you will be able to do what you set out to do come from? My second #poem from the #gutcheckpoetry book I’m sharing out loud, is about what it feels like to not have a clear plan, and build the momentum youContinue reading “Gut Punch Poetry #2”