My 5 Gs

November 26, 2011 at 5:08 PM | Posted in Personal Development, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Early on in my blogging career I wrote about a habit I picked up several Thanksgivings ago. As I think back to last Thanksgiving, there is only two things that I’ve done every day: drank coffee and wrote down 5 things that I was grateful for. Some guru of happiness recommended it and he was right.

Most often it is easy to come up with 5 and when pressed I have a few standbys like ‘that things are as they are’ and ‘that my family is healthy.’ There have been times when, sleepless and on the road that I have stared at the page and for those moments I sometimes employ ‘for getting paid today.’

I don’t want to over-play this hand. But it is a few moments of remembering that I have been lucky and in no way deserved all that I’ve gotten.


RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

  1. One of my Gs is your blog. Always entertaining, often inspiring. Keep it up!

    • well, if you hadn’t been reading it is unlikely I would have kept at it. Thank you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at | The Pool Theme.
Entries and comments feeds.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 151 other followers

%d bloggers like this: