In Others’ Words: Living Expectant

Beth Vogt In Others' Words, opportunities, Quotes 4 Comments

How often do we look for our big opportunity somewhere out there — expecting the thing we’ve been waiting for┬áto show up tomorrow, or next month, or even next year? With a “somewhere out there” focus, what kind of right-here-right-now opportunities do we miss? The danger? Being so intent on tomorrow’s possibilities we overlook what’s happening today. Lessons to learn.Relationships …

In Others’ Words: Just You Wait

Beth Vogt In Others' Words 7 Comments

Oh, the waiting games we play. The I’m-not-ready games. The let-me-practice-a-little-longer games. The let-me-read-one-more-book-or-attend-one-more-conference games. The you-go-ahead-of-me games. We can stall … and practice … and puff ourselves up with knowledge … and even be polite and let someone else proceed ahead of us to success … but we’re missing out on our lives. Our dreams. Correction: Our dreams coming …