Thought for the Day: Foolish Words

“Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.” – Pythagoras “A fool’s voice is known by multitude of words.” – Ecclesiastes 5:3 KJV Wisdom echoes wisdom. Choose your words wisely. Edit mercilessly. Clear out the word clutter. Follow the kiss (keep it simple, silly) principle in writing. Don’t beContinue reading “Thought for the Day: Foolish Words”

Thoughts for the Day: Happy (Belated) New Years

Happy (belated) New Years! I can’t believe it is 2012, but I can believe I was delayed in posting. 🙂 Like Carrie Vaughn, I have been gathering wisdom from people much smarter and wiser than I am. All of old. Nothing else ever. Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. — SamuelContinue reading “Thoughts for the Day: Happy (Belated) New Years”

Thought of the Day

“You don’t need confidence. Just write.” Paula Fox (Born 1923) I struggle with this everyday, but everyday I put pen to paper and see what appears. As I learned when writing a paper in college, you can edit crap on a page but you can’t edit a blank page.  So just write. It may beContinue reading “Thought of the Day”

Thought for the Day: Follow your heart, intuition, & bliss

“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”