• The Power of Social Media and 20 Minutes

    In remembrance of Laura St. John, owner of The Horse’s Mouth (1965-2011) I’ve lost a friend. No, it wasn’t someone I went to school with or someone that lives down the street. It wasn’t someone I work with. It was someone I met for 20 minutes through the power of Social Media. Some folks have questioned that power. Some have asked what that power is. Is it the power to connect family and friends? Is it the power to build business relationships? Is it the power to promote your business? Those answers are yes. And while those are all good and noble reasons for Social Media, there is a deeper…

  • Visions, Dreams and “God-winks”

    Sometimes. There is an inner vision.  A dream. A desire to do something, buried deep within your thoughts. Sometimes it barely surfaces, but is quickly tucked back down into the inner recesses of your thoughts. And then again. It emerges.  It may be years before it surfaces again.  And then the cares and busy-ness of life get in the way.  And the thought is again pushed aside. But one day.  It surfaces.  Perhaps it is a song.  A vision.  A word spoken by someone.  Some have called it Synchronicity.  Others, a “God-wink”.  A confirmation. It is time for the dream to come to fruition.  No longer will the inner burning…