What do you do when your plans fall through? Something could happen that is better than what you originally planned.

You adapt and make the most out of the situation in every way you can. Like what I am doing tonight. The original plans of making my own version of El Pollo Loco’s Pollo Bowl with Mexican Rice, cooked pinto beans, chunky salsa and diced up rotisserie chicken went up in flames on Valentine’s Day evening. So being that I am the master of adapting … Continue reading What do you do when your plans fall through? Something could happen that is better than what you originally planned.

The Importance of Reading & Writing- Books Enlighten, Empower & Changes Your Life. Concentration Improves with Solitude. Ideas are Born.

Learning new things is something I have loved since very young and my mother taught me to read when I was four years old. I learned how to sound out words and understood prefixes and suffixes at an early age so it was like a game to figure out the meaning of big words. If I wasn’t playing a song on the piano, I had … Continue reading The Importance of Reading & Writing- Books Enlighten, Empower & Changes Your Life. Concentration Improves with Solitude. Ideas are Born.

Our Country Isn’t Perfect But We Have The Ability To Choose & Have Freedom

It is true that I don’t care for many of the actions of our country’s leaders and hope that we as a nation take a smarter, more responsible turn for the better soon. I hope companies like Starbucks getting into the political arena, will make those in The White House think about creating a sound, workable budget for our nation before the year’s end. I … Continue reading Our Country Isn’t Perfect But We Have The Ability To Choose & Have Freedom

Affirmation of The Day: Peace Among Chaos, Time Outs, & Clear Thinking

Always remember if you were treated with indifference, or are a victim of verbal abuse that all people in the world are not that way. The most difficult thing to do is to treat people with kindness and respect, knowing they are not guilty of anything but simply being. Find a center deep inside you that becomes the wells spring from which everything that is … Continue reading Affirmation of The Day: Peace Among Chaos, Time Outs, & Clear Thinking

Poor Allocation of Monetary Resources in CA, Preferential Treatment in the Work Place & Drug Use Rising

Poor Allocation of Monetary Resources in CA & Preferential Treatment to Vietnamese & Mexicans in the Work Place-Unfair & Drug Use Rising to Epidemic Proportions Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright September 2013, Paulette Le Pore Motzko (This is a political post with my views about being more proactive about the many problems that are in epidemic proportions in CA now. I can’t speak … Continue reading Poor Allocation of Monetary Resources in CA, Preferential Treatment in the Work Place & Drug Use Rising

Who is Part of Your Garden of Friends and Why?

I have many friends that I genuinely care about on Facebook and do not simply “collect friends” like a collection of bangle bracelets on my arm! One of my dearest friends Raj Naheem wrote recently that “I was part of his garden of friends growing like a rose”, or something to that effect. I will say, thank you Raj for being there for me in … Continue reading Who is Part of Your Garden of Friends and Why?

“Write Your Sad Times in Sand Your Great Times in Stone

“Write your sad times in sand, write your great times in stone.”- George Bernard Shaw If this doesn’t speak reams about what you place importance on in life, I don’t know what does. Thank you Beedempled Brain on Facebook for showing me this fantastic quote from the late great George Bernard Shaw. I hope it inspires my 728 followers as much as it did me. … Continue reading “Write Your Sad Times in Sand Your Great Times in Stone

“In this short Life that only lasts an hour…..

In this short life that only lasts an hour…. How much- how little – is within our power.” – Emily Dickinson Emily Dickinson hated to go out in public and wrote very deep poems, each one being numbered instead of named. I have her complete works by Ralph Franklin, the Director of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library  at Yale University and two other … Continue reading “In this short Life that only lasts an hour…..