Category Archives: Personal Development

It has been a while since I last posted an article here, simply because I have been taking some time off to focus on other areas of my life, particularly the art of living in the moment.  It has all … Continue reading

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A Vow to Love Yourself I have come to believe that one of the greatest epidemics we face in our society — and in the world as a whole — is a great lack of self-love.  I don’t mean the … Continue reading

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How would you describe you? I came across a website that lists 100 common personality adjectives that describe people positively.  How many of these would you use to describe yourself? The same site also lists 100 negative personality traits.  How many … Continue reading

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Monopoly and the Lessons of Life We’ve all played the classic game of Monopoly at one point or another in our life. For some, it is nothing less than a family tradition and a group activity without which no social gathering … Continue reading

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Who am I . . . really? Whether consciously or subconsciously, the question “who am I” is one we all ask at one time or another — along with questions like why am I here, what is life all about, and so … Continue reading

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What do you see in the mirror? I read a story this morning of two dogs. Both at separate times walk into the same room. One comes out wagging his tail, while the other comes out growling. A woman watching … Continue reading

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Barriers to love I have come to the conclusion that at the core of every problem we face in life are the barriers to love that we tend to put into place — barriers both within and among ourselves as human beings. … Continue reading

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Change your words, change your world The Biblical story of creation describes the Universe coming into being through the power of the word — “And God said . . . “.  The book of John in the New Testament starts out, … Continue reading

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Having a bad day? Ever feel like you’re having a bad day? One of my closest friends when I lived in Washington DC used to say, “Every day above the dirt’s a good day!” I loved that! To him, there was … Continue reading

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Is my inner child a help or a hindrance? We all have an inner child . . . that part of us that still survives from our early years. He or she plays a larger roll in some of us … Continue reading

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