Living on the edge is what Oprah desired to do with her precious time this year, particularly in the Grand Canyon.
Although I adore exhilarating new experiences and broadening my horizons, I've already had enough adventure for awhile in Trump Country. So, I knew I wanted something different: to enrich my life by accomplishing things I had once aspired to do and couldn't due to others bi-directional influence on my life.
Oprah made 2017 the Year of Adventure but I declared it the Year of Empowerment.
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
For the remainder of 2017, I'll be traveling, working on creative projects, planning my annual writing retreat, studying issues in LA County around housing to help end senior homelessness, and living happily in the moment. I want to keep my pulse racing; only dead fishes go with the flow. So, I challenge you to live out the rest of this year with me. Speak up for yourself, engage others, do what you planned to do, or create a new plan altogether. Break out of your comfort zone and break from your routine to find balance. Check out this video to get started empowering yourself: