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I Think I Feel New Neural Pathways Growing

I don’t know about you, but I have the capacity (curse) to remember every big (and sometimes little) mistake I’ve made in my life, and what it cost me. When my thoughts go there, the...

One of Those Days

I have been having one of those days where anxiety seems to have more power than enthusiasm. It started before I woke up and it’s been quite difficult to shift into enthusiasm. Fortunately, this...

Lighten Up; It’s Just Pressure

I glanced at my to-do list this morning and realized that I was so far behind that for many of the items on the list, the ink was faded from age. Then I felt pressure – the pressure of not doing...

I’m Late, I’m Late and it is All Your Fault

I don’t know if it’s maturity or training or letting go, but I no longer get uptight waiting for my wife to get ready to leave the house. As I was waiting for Cathy the other evening – calmly...

The Above-the-Line Curmudgeon

A question came to mind earlier this week. Is it possible to be a curmudgeon above-the-line? Can I be a curmudgeon who thinks and acts positively? Since this way of being is generally applied to old...

Joy is the Present Moment with Nothing Added

In the late 90’s I took an eight week Mindful Meditation class. Before I could enroll the instructor asked me why I wanted to do it. I said I wanted more joy in my life. His response was “my 80...