Many drift through life with no purpose and little incentive. They have a dim view of life. They need to count their blessings, discover their talents, and feel the thrill of doing what they love. The...
As another year comes quickly to a close and we come face to face with the things we didn't get done last year and the new promises to do them and others this year-maybe it's time to change our strate...
In order for your life to work in a way that makes sense to you, and feel "happy" (whatever you define that to be), one of the first things that is an absolute MUST is getting the Critic In Your Head ...
"Two men look out through the same bars: One sees the mud, and one sees the stars."- Frederick Langbridge, A Cluster of Quiet ThoughtsIf you've placed second in a writing contest, will you jump for jo...
Some people see the glass as half empty. Others see it as half full. But is it really as simple as that? Is it possible to be a bit of both? What are the advantages and disadvantages to both? Mayb...
When I find myself in the midst of a challenging experience, I ask myself "Why is this happening to me?" Not in a whiny, wailing kind of way (not anymore that is, believe me, there was a time when I s...
Our yard was toilet-papered last night. The sight greeted me as I opened the front door in my robe, on my way to retrieve the newspaper on this blustery Saturday morning. I had seen such displays be...
We all are attracted to people with great personality. But what are the traits that make up an attractive personality? Let some famous personalities sheer some light on the wisdom of an Attractive Per...
Howard Zinn is one of the most prominent and respected historians in the world today, and unusual for an academic who has made history as much as written about it. Despite a career in bringing the wor...
According to the field of positive psychology, the pursuit of happiness is all in your head. This concept is gaining ground and developing a following after a decade of research. The experts in this...