Life Category Archives

Why I Hate the F Word

Failure. I don’t know what mean-spirited person thought up the word Failure, but I simply don’t believe it exists. It is a grouping of letters with absolutely no meaning for me. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how …

Why Musings and Not Blog

A “Musing” is my way of saying “Blog.” I don’t feel hip enough “to Blog” so I’m offering weekly “musings” on the things that have impacted my life and career, especially over the past three decades as a Coach of UCLA Gymnastics. The main musing I hope our UCLA student-athletes ponder while in our program is this quote by William Shakespeare: “Life is about Choice; …

Life is about Choice; the Choices we make dictate the Life we lead.

William Shakespeare

Welcome

“Where can I buy your book?” A question I’ve been asked for years. I don’t have a book. However, I’m happy to announce I’m currently working on one. While I believe anything that is truth has been spoken since the dawn of man, I am ready to add my voice and perspective.   My goal with this website is to share simple musings that when applied make …