What actually IS a flame? Depends not just on who you ask, but how you ask. Substitute any word for 'flame' and what you get is a spark capable of catalyzing, well, anything really. Don't take my word for it. ask Hawkeye.
How to graciously say no to anyone ““There is no money in answering letters.” —Groucho Marx” A couple of years ago, I was getting sent this article, “Creative People Say No,” at least twice a day. The...
The "help this person" experiment. Try it. Oh, and think about this: "It takes real skill and focus to succeed by being evil, and most of us just don't have the fortitude to pull it off. For those of us with a soul and a heart, the only real choice is to succeed by helping others."
Worth a reread, Teddy Roosevelt's "The Man In The Arena" speech, April 23, 1910 - here's the good stuff: "It is not the critic that counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or how the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena... who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly.
A warm, welcoming, family-friendly restaurant, The Oregon Public House is the nations first Philanthropub. Delicious food, top-tier beer and wine selection, and two play areas for kids make OPH the perfect way to spend an evening with the family. Many options for group reservations as well as live events happening weekly. Your patronage helps us support a rotating list of local charities.