I wrote this article about my father this past year in July. I wrote it to my facebook friends as a tribute to my father JOHN W. Carter Senior. I recently realized that I had not put this article here on Guts Is The Key for my readers. So I’m going to fix that. Here… More Tribute to my father John W. Carter Sr.
Some positive characteristics are inborn into some. Great artists seem born with their gifts. Great singers, athletes and so on are endowed at birth with their propensity for talent. The virtue of tolerance is not so. It is not an innate characteristic. It does not come naturally and must be developed over time.… More We need tolerance.
My mother has been gone since I was 24 years old but she remains the single most important influence in my life. I was definitely a mama’s boy. My mother was crazy about me and I was crazy about my mama. I remember winning best dressed contests at school, because my mama had my clothes… More In tribute to my mother; Mary “Louise” Carter 1925-1983
Dear Guts Is the Key Reader. A few years ago, I made a new friend online. Her name is Heather Gauthier. There is much I could say about her but the primary reason I have asked her to share with you is that her writing talent is so prolific and amazing. … More The Moment
Dear GutsIsTheKey Reader, From time to time I enjoy having a guest author on GutsIsTheKey, when their content and character is extraordinary. Recently, a remarkable lady, Ha Tran and I have teamed up our efforts, to motivate each other to higher levels of achievement and performance. What a gifted person! I am truly… More The Power of A Promise
Dear Guts is the key reader, At this wonderful time of the year; our thoughts are turned to spiritual values. This means different things to each one of us. Each year, I write a special article about the meaning of Christmas to me, in hopes that it will encourage some of you. … More Receive the Good news – He is with us!
I read a lot about sales related topics and for good reason. I will never forget an occasion when I was younger that I got lost in the woods at night. It was pitch black; I got my bearings confused and could not find my way out. It was a frightening moment. Anytime,… More The Importance of Power Tools