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JohnA Passaro

I always knew that I would write, I just had no idea how personal my first book, "6 Minutes Wrestling with Life", would be to me.

I love to inspire, motivate and show a different approach to dealing with or solving life's problems through my writing.

As a former athlete and current coach, I believe that in sports there are valuable life lessons that can have a tremendous impact on a young athletes life.

I pull these life lessons out from my own experiences in sport.

Hopefully I have touched you through my writing and have stirred your emotions enough to live life more fully.


It matters not how far you go. The further commonly the worse. What matters is how alive you are. Henry David Thoreau Home     Contact    Paperbacks   Ebooks   Audiobooks   Shorts Subscribe to this blog and get a FREE GIFT         Related Posts:  […]

Your Best Days

Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The […]

Be the Drop

Be the drop. That becomes the ripple. That engineers the wave. That crosses the ocean. In search of the next frontier of promise. Shane Koyczan Home     Contact    Paperbacks   Ebooks   Audiobooks   Shorts Subscribe to this blog and get a FREE GIFT       […]

The Thief of Joy

Don’t you dare compare. Comparing is the opposite of gratitude and appreciation. Never compare your life with someone else who you may think has it better unless you are willing to also compare your life to someone who you know has it worse. Home     Contact   […]


Andy Dufresne: ‘That’s the beauty of music. They can’t get that from you…haven’t you ever felt that way about music?’ Red: ‘I played a mean harmonica as a younger man. Lost interest in it though. Didn’t make much sense in here.’ Andy: ‘Here’s where it makes the most […]

Souls Journey

The first third of your journey through life is for your body, the second third is for your mind, and the last third is for your soul. Home     Contact    Paperbacks   Ebooks   Audiobooks   Shorts Subscribe to this blog and get a FREE GIFT   […]


Beauty is natures operating instructions. Nature slows you down to appreciate the moment by connecting what is the deeper part of your soul. You appreciate the little things in life. It cultivates gratitude. It cultivates compassion. Louis Schwartzberg Home     Contact    Paperbacks   Ebooks   Audiobooks […]


Great teachers often make you do an incredibly difficult task that seems pointless. Why in the world am I having to go through this? you ask. Then at some point, maybe years later, you discovered that the task had a wonderful meaning because it helped you learn something […]