Encouragement, Meaning & Getting out—Lessons Learned from Ch. 2 of NEVER SETTLED

Kids, particularly teenagers need constant encouragement, even those from the best of homes. They say that it takes ten positive comments to make up for one negative remark. “Chapter 2 – Steve” was a reminder about how important the positive comments and encouragement of my friends and teachers were to me.  My day started withContinue reading “Encouragement, Meaning & Getting out—Lessons Learned from Ch. 2 of NEVER SETTLED”

Wandering… an excerpt from Ch. 11 of NEVER SETTLED: a memoir of a boy on the road to manhood

It’s difficult to describe how our moving took us cross country many times, especially in the early days. When I say we lived in twenty places in Colorado, we didn’t always move from one place in Colorado to another. We often moved to Indiana, then Wisconsin, down to Kansas, up to Nebraska, over to Nevada,Continue reading “Wandering… an excerpt from Ch. 11 of NEVER SETTLED: a memoir of a boy on the road to manhood”