Be Great TODAY

Weekly Inspiration to Start Your Week

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Weekly Inspiration to Start Your Week. New Episode every Sunday.

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  • Episode 34: Eying My Imperfections - Focusing on What I Can’t Change

    April 22nd, 2018  |  10 mins 15 secs
    bad news, control, imperfections, inspirational, motivational, negativity

    It is easy for me to focus on imperfections and bad news. Things that I can't control. This week I want to look at that and how it can have a negative impact on me.

  • Episode 33: What Once Was Difficult

    April 15th, 2018  |  5 mins 15 secs
    difficult, inspirational, motivational, practice, skill

    As we get better at things, we forget that it once was difficult. I reflect on some things that I once thought were difficult to do.

  • Episode 32: Why Do I Dread Things?

    April 8th, 2018  |  4 mins 18 secs
    anxiety, dread, fear, inspirational, motivational, worry

    I am finishing up a course for college. I was dreading it beforehand, but now with a few assignments to go, why did I dread this course so much?

  • Episode 31: Thinking Foolishly - What Do You Believe About Yourself?

    April 1st, 2018  |  4 mins 37 secs
    belief, foolish, idea, inspirational, motivational, viruses

    It is April Fools Day in the United States. This got me thinking about how am I being foolish in the ideas that I believe about myself.

  • Episode 30: Never Too Old or Too Young

    March 25th, 2018  |  4 mins 10 secs
    age, inspirational, motivational, old, young

    I am turning 28 on Tuesday. This got me thinking about the idea of not being too old or too young to do something.

  • Episode 29: Fearfully Angry

    March 18th, 2018  |  4 mins 29 secs
    anger, failure, inspirational, mistakes, motivational

    There is a part of me that I am not proud of. A side of me, that sometimes lashes out in fear.

  • Episode 28: Writing & The Creative Process (Featuring Brandon T. Blaylock)

    March 11th, 2018  |  28 mins 6 secs
    creative process, creativity, inspirational, motivational, podcasting, writing

    I sat down this week to talk with Brandon T. Blaylock about writing, and the creative process. I had a great time talking with him. We talked about some of the struggles of creative writing, and about sharing your voice.

  • Episode 27: Looking Around - Making A Difference Where You Are at Now

    March 4th, 2018  |  4 mins 34 secs
    influence, inspirational, motivational, today

    We are surrounded by people now that we can be an influence to. We don’t need to wait until later to make a difference.

  • Episode 26: One Candle - Being A Light In The Darkness

    February 25th, 2018  |  6 mins 3 secs

    In our world, I find it is important to be a Light in the Darkness. I talked about being a Light, and how I keep my Light shining.

  • Episode 25: Impacting Someone Else’s Life - The Big and Small Things We Can Do To Positively Affect Another Person

    February 18th, 2018  |  3 mins 56 secs
    impact, influence, inspirational, kidney, motivational, transplant

    I witnessed a kidney transplant last weekend. It got me thinking about how I can impact someone’s life in big and/or small ways.

  • Episode 24: Nervousness

    February 11th, 2018  |  4 mins 9 secs
    inspirational, motivational, nervous, nervousness

    Nervousness is something I believe all of us encounter. It can prevent us from succeeding in what we need/want to do. Listener Zephirah shared her experiences with nervousness.

    Update: The kidney transplant has gone successfully. Both parties are recovering. All signs look good as of Saturday, February 10th, 2018.

  • Episode 23: Don’t Let A Small Cold Stop You

    February 4th, 2018  |  4 mins 51 secs

    I recently had a cold that caused my voice to not return to normal for about a week. I never let it stop me. Life throws curveballs, and we can't let them stop us!