Good Old Days

Feeling ‘torn to pieces’ these days? You are probably tempted to think – if only you had lived 50 years ago, life won’t have been as busy then. Like 1955 – that had to be a less stressful time because it was back in the ‘good old days’ when life…

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Question about speakers

I have a question. When you are listening to a speaker – whether it be a motivational speech, a teaching, in a class, a sermon or a political speech – what’s most important to you, that the speaker be real, engaging, authentic, have answers, done good research on the topic,…

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Writers avoiding writing

Too many days this is how my attempts to write go …. “Usually, writers will do anything to avoid writing. For instance, the previous sentence was written at one o’clock this afternnon. It is now a quarter to four. I have spent the past two hours and forty-five minutes sorting…

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Happiness

Some food for thought from quotes I’ve read recently about happiness … The great problem in the United States is not repression or neurosis, which it was in Europe when Freud wrote about everything. No, the great problem here is not repression. It’s narcissism and addiction. Those are our great…

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Healing

I’m always impressed with healing – healing of our physical body.* Sometimes its minor, other times its major. Something is cut/bruised/broken. All the nerves are sending pain signals to your brain. Your normal activities are interrupted, done slower or even need to be stopped for a time.But with time, when…

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