What Could Possibly Go Right? Don’t Let Your Failures Break You – Let Them Make You

Before anyone had ever heard of him, Jerry Seinfeld walked on stage at a comedy club, looked out at the audience and froze with fear. He was eventually booed and jeered off the stage. Have you failed at something really big?  Maybe your business went broke or a marriage failed. Perhaps you took an important […]

What Could Possibly Go Right? Don’t Be Down and Out – Be Up and In

It is claimed that depression affects an estimated 33 to 35 million U.S. adults at some point during their lifetime. The symptoms are numerous: trouble focusing, sadness, irritability, hopelessness, trouble sleeping, weariness, feeling worthless or guilty, major weight change and/or disinterest in favored activities. This list was adapted from a website of one of those […]

Seven Reasons We Might Open the Doors of Our Lives to Others – Reason 7: To Love

We all watched with embarrassed fascination the life and death of Michael Jackson. It appears he tried everything life had to offer: fame, sex, money, drugs, and two adopted children. Yet he died starved for love, empty, unfulfilled, and surrounded by a bevy of human vultures who never loved him only used him. But you […]

Seven Reasons We Might Open the Doors of Our Lives to Others – Reason 6: To Grow

sThe Irish have a proverb that goes like this, “You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your Grandfather was.” That we might do our own growing it is necessary for us to open several doors of our lives to an unusual variety of people. The first person (besides our mother) that […]