• Inspirational,  Journal,  Writing

    What It Takes to Be a Hero

    The word hero means many things to many people. When we were children a hero could have been those you saw on television with supernatural power (or really cool gadgets). Always saving the day, they encourage us to strive to be better than we are. But what about real heroes? If you had to give the meaning or example of a hero without using a fictional character. What/who would you say is an example? Image by Imagine_Images from Pixabay The Difference Between a Hero and a Champion These two words are most often used interchangeably, but I’ve found that there is a very real difference to them. A champion is…

  • Champion
    Inspirational,  Journal

    Champion

    What is a Champion? WIki An ongoing winner in a game or contest. Someone who is chosen to represent a group of people in a contest. Somebody who fights for a cause or status. Someone who fights on another’s behalf. Acting as a champion; that has defeated all one’s competitors. Excellent; beyond compare. Excellent; brilliant; superb; deserving of high praise. To promote, advocate, or act as a champion for (a cause, etc.). To challenge. Dictionary.com a person who has defeated all opponents in a competition or series of competitions, so as to hold first place: anything that takes first place in competition an animal that has won a certain number…

  • Journal,  Writing Fun!

    July’s Writing Theme: Heroes

    This month’s theme is about all about Heroes! What do you think are the best qualities of a hero and who is a hero in your life? Who is your favorite fiction hero and why? Example: I feel the best qualities of a hero are their┬ádetermination,┬áperseverance, and courage in the face of diversity. Who is a hero in my life? Well, there are many. I see heroes every day, but if I had to choose just one, I would say my dad. If you’ve been reading my blog, I’ve mentioned all that he’s gone through and and all he’s overcome. He just learned that he’s going blind on top of…