-Today’s blog is from the book Pause: The Secret to a Better Life, One Word at a Time. Pick up your copy on Amazon or HERE.


The brains we trust are electrical systems. Words and images teach us, guide us, redirect uPause: Learnings. Our spirits seek to grow and develop no matter our age, our health, or our learning disabilities. My personal experience with brain damage and epilepsy reinforce the importance of working hard to learn. That is much better than giving up and quitting. Having to work harder can motivate me more; and your own battles, disappointments, and struggles can trigger a desire to research and discover.

Instead of thinking about school seasons beginning and ending, rather than viewing graduation and degrees as times of conclusion, let us remain enrolled in the class of life. By reading a book and discussing an idea, we can continue pursuing diplomas of depth and understanding.