• Your Light

    Life Lesson: Focus on Yourself

    “Blowing out somebody else’s candle doesn’t make yours shine any brighter.” I don’t remember who said this, but I heard it from my sixth grade Quest teacher (a half hour life class for students to talk about feelings). I’ve never been the kind of person to judge or make fun of someone, because I know I’m not perfect.  I’m not surprised, but always amazed at the people who think they will look better, more interesting, or draw attention by talking down about other people.  I can never understand those that would spend so much energy putting others down. Some say people do it because jealousy, insecurity, peer pressure, bored, immature, or other reasons. Whatever the reason,…

  • Amen

    Life Lesson: Better Late

    Saw this on a license plate the other day and it really hit home. It’s never too late to head in the right direction.  It’s better late than never.