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The 54th Deadline: Finding That Glimmer of Light

The 54th Deadline: Regardless of failure or success, you learn. Life grants people so many chances to get it right. “Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln My mind at times is my worst enemy in the midst of life’s personal chaos. It conjures up those ill and toxic thoughts of despair. My…
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The 54th Deadline: “Can Do” Attitude

The 54th Deadline: Regardless of failure or success, you learn. Life grants people so many chances to get it right. “The man who thinks he can and the man who thinks he can’t are both right,” – Confucius Can. Cannot. Both are extremes, yet both exemplify how life plays out. You can succeed, or you can…
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The 54th Deadline: Self-Confidence

The 54th Deadline: Regardless of failure or success, you learn. Life grants people so many chances to get it right. I need more self-confidence in my life. In Japanese, you write “confidence” as 自信 (jishin). 自 is the character for “self,” whereas 信 is the character for “belief/believe.” In other words, the characters form a compound that means “self-belief,” which…
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