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.
Thank God its Wednesday? Now that’s just weird you say. And in a way, I have to agree with you. In the middle of a fight, it is hard to be thankful. In fact, you don’t have time to do anything except fight. And having been in the martial arts ring for years earlier in my life; I know… More Thank God its Wednesday!
Dear Guts Is The Key Reader. This entry is intended to be both personal and inspirational. Personal, because it is about who I am by nature. And Inspirational, because the characteristic I am describing will help you also, and serve you well in your own personal psychology. I have been called repeatedly: “Relentless.” I guess… More Be Relentless In Personal Excellence & Public Service!
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I tell people that even though, I am a preacher that I am rough around the edges. Its true. Here’s how. I like a good fight….. Weird you think. Well, I don’t think so. Everything worth doing deserves a good tussle. If you want to stay married, you’d need to prefer…
This writing is not one of my, upbeat motivational writings. Neither is it a pretty story. This is a very personal disclosure shared in hopes that it might help some of you escape the hell that drugs and alcohol were to me. People that know me well, understand that I have had more than the normal share… More My personal hell of alcoholism and addiction
Much of my earlier speaking background was as a preacher. Another huge part of my background has been being a rough and tumble guy. And for sure these experiences will always be a part of me. They say you can take the dog out of the fight, but you can’t take the fight… More Slam is a little rough around the edges.
SLAM, I am! SLAM, I am! Sounds like a Doctor Seuss story doesn’t it??? Bear with me and I will explain. … More Slam, I am! I still AM!