How to Trust Yourself

What is trust? Trust can be positive or negative.  We can trust that certain actions, behaviors, outcomes, or results will or will not take place.  We can trust in predictability or inconsistency. We can trust everything external to ourselves.  We can trust other people, organizations, ancient folklore, modern medicine, philosophies, ideologies, horoscopes, lottery numbers... name …

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Speak Your Truth

I was going through Robin's archives at witlessdatingafterfifty and came across her post Are you a “lister of things?”   She describes, among other things, her scrolled poster of one of my favorite poems:  Desiderata. Max Ehrmann's widely recognizable poem is also a philosophy and instruction for living a beautiful life.  Here are my favorite excerpts: Go …

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Touchdown, Baby!

Another great play by Green Bay!  The players' talent is undeniable but I always look to the coaching.  McCarthy is an impressive coach by any standard, even one following in the footsteps of a legend. Poetry in motion Wow, what a game today!  Watching outstanding football plays is like watching poetry in motion.  With more …

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