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Brian Lageose blog

Brian Lageose blog 

Brian was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on a cold January day in 1965.

Clearly, the odds were already against him.

But he persevered, slugging through this and that, and he quickly learned at a very young age that some people can achieve greatness with dedication and hard work, some people are destined to awe the world with their ineptness and lack of admirable qualities, and most people are quite happy to simply plod along in the middle, leading pleasant but mundane lives where they occasionally find a stash of misplaced quarters under a sofa cushion and everybody gets to go out for ice cream.

Brian was not impressed with any of these options. He looked up from his paperwork at the Life Goals Development Center, and studied the applicants around him. Everyone else was quickly selecting one of the three avenues, shoving their completed forms at one of the bored administrative people, and then rushing out the door, because “Charlie’s Angels” was on TV in a few minutes and you couldn’t really miss THAT.

In frustration, Brian turned over his application, intent on writing a scathing missive to Whoever Was In Charge that he really didn’t appreciate the skimpy menu of opportunities, and he noticed a fourth career path, hastily scribbled in by someone with vision: “Some people feel compelled to study the world and people around them, and then stay up all night writing down their thoughts on the matter.”

Brian smiled, checked the box, and added his signature with a flourish. And so it began.

Submitted by: Brian 

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Menat 50ish blog

Menat 50ish blog 

How many of us just sat there and thought what it would like to do something different? 
Well, I am one of those people who just felt that at 59, life had not much to offer, OK, I have a great family and friends, but deep inside something was missing. 
I could not see my path for the next year, never mind next 10 years. It then it dawned on me that why couldn’t I do something different, why did I have to like every one else. Deep inside I knew that there was a spark, I just had to find it. 
So my spark is  Menat50ish , I write how I feel and my goal is to try and help men to find their purpose, passion, confidence, motivation just try something different in life beyond each day is a blank canvas and that they can paint any picture they want if they believe.

Submitted by: Carl