Monday Mentions – Seth Godin

Why Mention Seth Godin? Seth Godin has been a mentor of mine for years. Maybe the best part is Seth doesn’t even know me. Through Seth’s books, blog, and podcast, my relationship is a brilliant example of an indirect mentoring relationship. For those unfamiliar, Seth Godin is known for his clever take on marketing, amongst […]

Monday Mentions – Live No Lies

Why Mention Live No Lies This book really hits home for me. Over the last 17 years, I have been learning about fear, anxiety, depression and the role lies play in mental health. One of the greatest discoveries for me personally, was learning the role that lies play in my own life. Learning to take […]

2 Types Of Mentor Relationships

Many years ago, I truly had no idea what it meant to be mentored in any form or fashion. I often would mistake occasional coaching for mentoring and could not tell you the first thing about how to find a mentor. Over time and after making many, many mistakes, I have come to realize that […]

Monday Mentions – Winning The War In Your Mind

Why Mention Winning The War In Your Mind? The longer I study mental health, the brain, and how our thoughts influence everything in our lives, the more important this message becomes. The war in our minds is the most important battle we face. While Pastor Craig Groeschel’s book is certainly not the only teaching on […]

Monday Mentions – Hope Heals

Why Mention Hope Heals? For today’s Monday Mention, I chose to highlight a book, "Hope Heals: A True Story of Overwhelming Loss and an Overcoming Love" by Katherine Wolf and Jay Wolf. I first came across Katherine and Jay Wolf’s story through Louie Giglio’s book Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table Soon […]

Monday Mentions – Your First 1000 Copies

Your First 1000 Copies by Tim Grahl For today’s Monday Mention, I want to highlight a book that I enjoyed. The book I am writing about is “Your First 1000 Copies” by Tim Grahl. As many of you might know, I am on a journey to become a writer. I did not go to school […]

Monday Mentions – Day One App

Why mention the Day One App? For today’s Monday Mention, I am going a bit off the beaten path choosing an app. In past posts, I chose to highlight a person, book, or video that I found helpful. Today, I want to highlight an app called Day One. While I have been a long-time fan […]

My Daily Writing Goal For 2022

In a prior post, Grind – My Focus For 2022, I laid out some very general goals I had for 2022 at that time. My promise was that I would follow up with SMART goals. As a refresh, a SMART goal is Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-based. At the time, my post was me […]

Monday Mentions – Change The Way You Think

Change The Way You Think: A Conversation with Louie Giglio, Craig Groeschel, and Jennie Allen Why mention, Change The Way You Think? For today’s Monday Mention I chose a YouTube video titled, “Change The Way You Think: A Conversation with Louie Giglio, Craig Groeschel, and Jennie Allen?” So why this video? Mental health is a […]

Monday Mentions – Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table

Why mention Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table? For today’s Monday Mention, I am going to do something slightly different. Today, I chose to highlight a book, "Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table: It’s Time to Win the Battle of Your Mind…". While I have mentioned Louie Giglio before, […]