Sherry A. Phillips

Suspense Author

Stop Trying!

But let your “yes” be “yes” and your “no,” “no.” For whatever is more than these is from the evil one. – Matthew 5:37 Over the weekend I received a great message. Stop trying!!! While that may seem counter-intuitive when you are dreaming big and setting goals, think about it. How many times do you […]

Do You Know the Secret to Happiness?

Do you know the secret to happiness? As most of you know, I love positive things, especially positive thinking and motivational blog posts and videos. This is a funny and inspiring talk on positive psychology by Shawn Achor. His brilliant talk focuses on the philosophies of positive thinking and gratitude in this TED Talks video. […]

What Price Are You Willing To Pay For Success?

What Price Are You Willing To Pay For Success? Whether you succeed or fail, you are paying a price of some kind. Would you rather pay the price for success? Or Failure? There is a great quote from Brian Caruthers in his book, “Building An Empire” that reads, “Nothing worthwhile is ever easy. You will […]

Vision Boards: Can You See Your Future?

The answer is yes! One of my weekend projects was to put together a new vision board. I had a vision board and lost it somewhere in the move between Tennessee and Virginia two years ago. I figured it was about time I made a new one! You may be asking yourself, “What the heck […]

5 Steps To Take Control of Your Life

In this video, Tony Robbins gives us “5 Steps to Take Control Of Your Life:”