Making a Dent

Making a dent - Melinda PetersonMaking a dent.  This morning, as I was sitting in my car in the drive-through line at the Dutch Bros Coffee House in Grants Pass, a random thought occurred to me... I wanted to pay for the coffee for the people in the car behind me.  I told the Barista what I wanted to do and he smiled and said okay.

When I arrived home, I opened my email and there was a quote from Seth Godin saying; 'Are you making a dent in the Universe?'  I chuckled.  Perhaps I made a very small insignificant dent in someone's world this morning by buying them coffee, but I couldn't help but reflect on the bigger picture.  How have I impacted those around me, particularly those who know me?  What mark have I left on the Universe today?

We're given so many opportunities each day to make a difference in the lives of others.  Are we paying attention to the hints?  Are we seizing the moments? Many of you have made a dent in my world this past week, and for that I'm eternally grateful.  It's a gorgeous day today, the sun is shining, and there's not a cloud in the sky.  It's a perfect day for making a dent in the Universe.

Making a Dent in the Universe ~ Carpe Diem!  


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Comment balloon 24 commentsMelinda (Mel) Peterson • April 29 2012 12:02PM
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