Opinion Blog

Occasionally I have something on my mind that prompts me to speak out. Below are a collection of some of my professional thoughts through the years; topics vary widely of course - that's how my brain works. Some of the topics below are very personal to me and I hope those reading won't hold that against me or be offended by my candid remarks. I genuinely believe in speaking out about the topics we deal with, the situations we experience, and the way we feel about the world we live in. To me, there is nothing more authentic than being yourself - and staying true to that, always. I hope you enjoy my Professional Articles. You can also view my personal articles →

Famous Quotes - Speaking the truth

OK, maybe not famous - but here's a few of my favorite Johnism's or quotes I've thought up over the years. These are just things that fly out of my brain at times, so I figured what the heck, might as well share them. Johnisms…. "An…


Would a million dollars really make me happy?

You’re probably thinking – this is like a trick question huh? A million dollars? Hell yeah, that’d make you happy… wouldn’t it? You know, I’ve started to think about that a lot recently – and honestly I’m not so sure it would; the jury is…


If you’re not having fun - you’re doing it wrong! My liberation blog entry.

I have no idea why it’s taken me almost 33 years to figure this one out, but here goes my biggest life lesson to date: Be yourself, and have fun in the process. It’s so utterly ‘duh’ that even my youngest niece already new that much (she’s…


Getting to know your subconscious mind

First let me say this is my personal interpretation of the subconscious mind. Many others may have a different opinion, but as we’ve already covered, what works for you – works for you; this is what works for me based on years of observation…