The Need for Action

Mahatma Gandhi was a master of action. His actions inspired and motivated others to act. I learn much from him. He said and did simple things, that became great things. The power that one man can exert can be astounding. I desire to influence many to do good someday. “My life is my message.” Mahatma […]

Edward James Olmos

Edward James Olmos is a great voice for education, justice, hard work, and the Hispanic community, as well as others. He has done much good in his life. I like his work. I like what he had done. I like what I believe he will do. People try to do better because of his leadership […]

Amber’s Dream Come True

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYkPK-PI-ZM] I love this story. What a dream come true! Amber Des Roches lost her battle with leukemia in 2007, but her dream has lived on. On Sunday May 1, 2011 her dream came true. The magical Medcenter One sixth-floor Children’s Hospital has come to life. From the moment children get off the elevator to […]

Michael Bernard Beckwith

Michael Bernard Beckwith has a gift, a passion. He does much good. I appreciate his efforts. He is a great motivator, speaker, leader…. The list goes on. He reaches out to those with a wide variety of beliefs. Recently, he was paid a great compliment in a Sports Illustrated article. Under “Ten Things I Think I […]

Rosemary Children’s Services

Emma Spear started Rosemary Cottage during the time of the roaring twenties, for troubled teen girls, who suffered from abuse, neglect, and abandonment. Today Rosemary Children’s Services helps troubled children, who suffer from awful abuses, get the protective, foster and adoptive care, education, and other services that they need. They have many success stories. Emma […]

Cheers to Freedom.

It’s Independence Day, and I am thinking about freedom. Freedom in my life–how much I have, how much I want, and how much other people don’t seem to have it. Freedom: exemption from external control, interference, regulation, etc…. the power to determine action without restraint.   It has been a ‘dream come true’ for me […]

Oprah’s Secret to Success

Oprah Winfrey was recently in South Africa visiting her “girls” and the school she started, the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls. She does so much good, and has a kind heart that desires to help. Thank you. I feel a strong desire to reach out, to serve, to help in a big way in this […]

Snow Angel’s Dream Come True

[youtube]uELIAMWNiZs&feature[/youtube] Angel Randall, you are an inspiration! To face cancer, treatments, death and keep going, believe in your dreams, and start doing them; you are such an example, a light, a blessing. Thank you! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. We are excited about what you have done, and the great gifts that […]

Women in Mining: Australia

[youtube]3rfyPfyEbKo[/youtube] Without women there is no joy, no life, no progress. The woman perspective and energy makes the world go round. Men can’t do it by themselves. What a boring and dead world with only men, with only their views, their ways. Women and men working together; now that is an unconquerable force. Women in […]

Justin Bieber and Pencils of Promise

[youtube]DEWeRGs9ozo[/youtube] Every good dream, big or small, has a place in this world. You can do much good. All can. Part of Step 2, of the Seven Steps, is finding out your true dream. Adam Braun has found one of his. It is great to see something moving forward on such a grand scale. We […]