Stay with the Struggle

I stumbled across books on meditation while I was searching for the meaning of life.  Meditation seemed like a good idea.  Inner peace and mental discipline?  Sign me up. Let's meditate I put my book down and closed my eyes.  My mind raced.  I tried to slow the activity.  My thoughts grew louder and came …

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Expanding Our Perspectives

We learn a lot when we expand our perspective.  Despite many claims, we can't ever look at anything from a different perspective; we will always have our own experiences, beliefs, thought processes and identities that will influence our interpretations regardless of our level of objectivity.  While our perspectives will always be uniquely our own, we can expand …

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When was the last time you did something for the first time?

When was the last time you did something for the first time? It's a great big beautiful world with so much to experience.  Interestingly, the more I explore the more I realize how much more is out there.  So much to learn, so little time. The benefits of doing something for the first time include: 1.  Making new …

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