Author Archives: Eric Winger

About Eric Winger

Our perception of time is key to how we use our time. The most fundamental way to change that perception is to give our time. This opens us up to new opportunities and ideas from which we can build to really make a difference. ... Yes, we *do* have time to make a difference!

Red Tulip

When the tulip bulb emerges, from it’s winter sleep, and pokes it’s head above the frozen earth, we welcome it. The warm gesture of Spring. But deep in our hearts, we know that it’s red vibrance will soon fade; the once-lustrous petals falling … Continue reading

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11 Seemingly Random Thoughts

Here are 11 seemingly random thoughts on a Sunday night. * That unbearable feeling we get when waiting for something good to happen could be Nature’s way of telling us to savor the moment. What you say is not as … Continue reading

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“Let none find fault with others; let none see the omissions and commissions of others. But let one see one’s own acts, done and undone.” — Buddha A fault line is a break in the earth’s crust between two geologic … Continue reading

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New Day’s Eve

“Approach the New Year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day.” — Michael Josephson Is a new year really that much better than a new day? For all the pomp and circumstance that surrounds the new … Continue reading

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“Improvement begins with I.” — Arnold Glasow I wonder sometimes if my generosity stops at the end of my pen. When the ink hits the check and a little bit of money flows out of my account into the hands of a … Continue reading

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Feeling Generous

When I am greedy, I feel poor. When I am generous, I feel rich. When I am greedy, I am poor. When I am generous, I am rich. But I repeat myself.

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Imagine Something Better

“Trapped by reality, freed by imagination.” — Nicolas Manetta Tragedy can consume us; tragedy can overwhelm us; and tragedy can become us. But there are those among us who, when faced with tragedy, overcome it – using a little imagination. … Continue reading

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