Inspiration

Books |  Poems |  Music |  Articles and Speeches | Links


Essays, Articles & Addresses

Freedom, Do You Really Want It? – James Flaherty

Commencement Address – Annie Lamott

Commencement Address – Steve Jobs

Ditch Your Laptop, Dump Your Boyfriend – NY Times

Inspiring Stories and Observations

Origin of Become Who You Are

Coaching Is All Around Us

A Cherokee Parable

The Secret Of The Meaning Of Life

Some Links

Each of these links offers so much inspiration.

From these lemons, the sweetest lemonade you can imagine. http://www.maniacworld.com/are-you-going- to-finish-strong.html

Until you’ve met Randy, you don’t understand what “living in the moment” really means.

Courage, grace, and humor all possible even in in the face of the ultimate challange. http://www.carlamuses.blogspot.com

“Don’t give up on our kids, or the humans, quite yet…” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42E2fAWM6rA

“You are more powerful than you can possiby imagine.” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZJhfP50bxE

“This address offered to Stanford Graduates by Steve Jobs in 2005 will surprise and inspire you.” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UF8uR6Z6KLc

Do you know if you are you happy? depressed? optimistic? of strong character? Follow this link to the Positive Psychology Department an UPenn and test yourself on these and many more subjects. It’s free! http://www.authentichappiness.org/

“Gabriella’s Song” – a passsionate, articulate & inspirational musical expression of what we all want for our own lives – from the movie “As It Is In Heaven” – which I also recommend : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxmgkxRrpZE

Have you met Bel Kaufman? You need to. At age 100 she has a thing or two to teach us: “Attitude is Everything!!!

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