I have been a bad blogger lately. No new updates, no new quotations, nothing. Kaput. I can blame it on National Novel Writing Month (affectionately called #NANO or hell month in my house), grading, my work schedule, my travel schedule, my real-job research requirements. But then I would be using an excuse. As I learnedContinue reading “Bad Blogger”
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most importantly, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehowContinue reading “Thought for the Day: Follow your heart, intuition, & bliss”
“If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.” – H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia & winner of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Enough said.
“The books I haven’t written are better than the books other people have.” Cyril Connolly This Twitter post made my jaw drop. Finally someone said what I have thought all these years. I used to get depressed when I read so many books that were so bad. As I turned each page, I hoped itContinue reading “Thought for the Day: The Books I Haven’t Written”
“Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” –Margaret Lee Runbeck “It is better to travel well than to arrive.” — Buddha How many times have you heard someone say “Oh, I’ll be happy when I win a Pulitzer” or “Oh, I’ll be happy when I hit the New YorkContinue reading “Thought for the Day: Getting to Happy”