Christmas

Merry Christmas to you all. Santa had pity on me this year and actually brought me a few presents instead of a lump of coal. Under my tree this morning was: Better Days – 2Pac Eddie and the Cruisers Part 1 and 2 DVD Seinfeld Season 4 DVD Webcam Extreme Coffee Press West Point 200 years Documentary DVD Various toiletry …

What Is Time?

Where do my days go? Do I use my time as wisely as I should? I’m sitting here trying to account for today. What did I do? I went to church service. I read a couple of chapters in my book, The Beginner’s Guide to Reality. I watched the Mummy, and I watched the Matrix Reloaded. I also filled out …

Stinkin’ Thinkin’

The end of the year is near. As with most people, I have begun to think about what I want to do next year. I just had a quick glance at 1 Jan 2005 entry and I saw that my intent for this year again was to be a writer. Well I did write some poems and a draft or …

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Paulo Coelho writes about the idea of a personal legend. A personal legend, as he defines it, is God’s blessing, it is the path God chose for you on Earth. If you are doing something that fills you with enthusiasm, then you are following your personal legend. Joseph Campbell writes about a similar concept which he calls following your bliss. …

Still Haven’t Found

Work days can be such a blur of nothingness. I’m sitting here trying to recall what I’ve done today and all can I think is, well nothing really out of the ordinary. I spent the day coaching and mentoring a team manager and her team leaders. What I have found with them is that they have allowed themselves to be …

I have had a bit of space between thoughts moment over the last few weeks. It’s coming up to the end of the year which is normally a time to reflect. I finish my present contract on the 20th of December. After that, I will have the space to do some deep thinking. I’ve turned my attention to next year …

The Big Swing

A Crazy week with cars…I went three cars in three days. First, the water pump on my truck froze up causing damage to a number of things, timing belt, valves etc, and looking to cost me over £1,000 to fix. So I borrowed my ruth’s car and low and behold by that evening her starter motor goes defunct. I am …

How to Kill (Your Lover)

Ok so I haven’t been the best at keeping the journal up to date. Since I returned from the States a few weeks ago, I’ve been on the go with a number of projects. I started a new contract in Derby. I’ve been slaving away on building claytonlowe.com which is my new front piece site for the training, coaching, and …