page-header

Perception

22
Mar
2017

What’s in a Brand?

Branding sets companies, organizations, and writers apart from one another. It’s meant to be focused and on point. However, like anything where experts offer advice, sometimes contradictory, it can leave one lost, confused, and running around in circles. In this post, I address some issues that might be affecting my brand.

20
Jan
2017

Accepting criticism with grace

What if we could set the competition aside and use each other’s knowledge and experience to create a better place for everyone? Idealistic and naive, maybe. Still it’s something we all need to consider, especially in the divisive and uncertain climate we all seem to find ourselves in.

10
Nov
2016

Apology accepted, forgiveness may be never.

Losing friends is hard. How they are lost can lessen or increase the accompanying pain and grief. I lost a friend due to betrayal over twenty years ago. In trying to find a new direction for my book marketing, I may have found his apology to me.

23
Jan
2016

Lost in my own head

I wish my life had a sense of purpose and a job done with satisfaction. I’m definitely floundering in that department. My goal is to have…

05
Apr
2015

Listen to the experts, but keep their advice in perspective

I’m slowly working on marketing my first book. I don’t have much time or money as I’d like. I’m already feeling a lot of negative…

03
Mar
2015

How big is your mammoth?

Thanks to Twitter, I came across Taming the Mammoth: Why You Should Stop Caring What Other People Think and went “Hey, waitaminute, this is talking about me…

13
Mar
2014

Have you ever heard a brain sigh?

I’m already a published author in a way. The book is not a best seller and never will be. Not many people will read it…

14
Dec
2013

A small joy, maybe miracle

Writing hasn’t been my main focus (no pun intended) for the last month or so. I’ve had to do my normal computer work stuff as…

28
Jun
2013

Art from all sides

Yesterday’s Daily Prompt was: Is there a painting or sculpture you’re drawn to? What does it say to you? Describe the experience. (Or, if art…

16
Jul
2012

It’s the why, not the what, that is important.

Based on a recommendation of a friend, I watched How great leaders inspire action by Simon Sinek on the TED.com website. Sinek’s basic message was…

10
Jul
2012

Money or happiness

I am always on a journey to better understand myself. This is especially true for the civil war that is seems to be always happening…

25
Sep
2010

Why do we need to validate (justify?) our dreams?

Part of the becoming a writer is the desire to have everything mean something – Louise Erdrich. I’ve struggled as a writer and a human…

18
Jul
2010

Time (Part 1)

One day while riding in the car as a kid, I complained that time was going slower than a turtle. I do not know what…

Google+
Google+
http://lonehorsespirit.com/tag/perception
Pinterest
Pinterest
Follow by Email
SOCIALICON
RSS