2017 Day One

Dance like no one is watching

Sing like no one's listening

Love like you've never been hurt

Sew that wardrobe you long for

Live life with urgency...

Bruce makes the Tram journey as important as arriving at the destination

Bruce makes the Tram journey as important as arriving at the destination

We are so afraid of really living it's no wonder we really feel a loss when someone famous dies.

2016 Celebrities who died...

Pat Harrington
David Bowie
Alan Rickman
Dan Haggerty
Glen Frey
Abe Vigoda
George Gaynes
Tony Burton
George Kennedy
Nancy Reagan
Robert Horton
Joe Santos
Joe Garagiola
Ken Howard
Peter Brown
Garry Shandling
James Noble
Patty Duke
Doris Roberts
William Schallert
Morley Safer
Alan Young
Mohamed Ali
Anton Yelchin
Noel Neill
Gary Marshall
Steven Hill
Gene Wilder
Hugh O’Brian
Arnold Palmer
Robert Vaughn
Florence Henderson
Fidel Castro
Ron Glass
Van Williams
John Glenn
Alan Thicke
Bernard Fox
Zsa Zsa Gabor
George Michael
Carrie Fisher
Debbie Reynolds

...The first song we really danced to

...The first movie we really connected with

...The comedian who really made us laugh...


Our youth was filled with promise and hope

Fast forward our icons are dying... they have lived...No doubt about it.

What are we waiting for? We like them will leave this Earth. This is a fact.

Fear stops us from living

....and judgement from others!

They wouldn't like it.

Do you know why they wouldn't like it?

Because you have moved forward and now they feel like they haven't lived.

Take time out to enjoy the simple things in life too

Take time out to enjoy the simple things in life too

Crazy world

Crazy us

Forget about them

Focus instead on your journey. Say Yes to you! 

Do what you were put on this earth to do

Let others work out what they need to do


Let us get to the end of our journey knowing we did what we could with what we had in our hand. We were passionate, energetic and persistent. We gave life our all...With a few flat spots inbetween to regain our energy.

Don't put your life on hold waiting for permission to live your dreams. If you need to wait, work on something that moves you closer.



There will always be a reason or an excuse to Not do something... Always. Fight average and be the incredible person you are. Live life no matter the constraints. Love life anyway.



Then when someone famous dies we can say, "Look at what they did! They did the best with what time and gifts they were given!" They may have slipped up along the way..who hasn't? Be willing to work towards your dreams. Time is fleeting. Don't wait.

Make 2017 the year you moved forward.


Then...At the end

Well done good and faithful daughter/son..you used the resources you were given, persisted and didn't give up. Success isn't measured on arriving at the destination but your journey to the destination.

Run, don't walk in 2017, or a slow jog if you have to.


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