Hello and Goodbye, Never say of anything, “I have lost it”; but, “I have returned it.” Is your child dead? It is returned. Is your wife dead? She is returned. Is your estate taken away? Well, and is not that likewise returned? “But he who took it away is a bad man.” What differe…
Happy Memorial Day! We can familiarize ourselves with the will of nature by calling to mind our common experiences. When a friend breaks a glass, we ar…
Happy Monday! On September 9th, 1965, in the middle of the Vietnam war, admiral Jim Stockdale was flying his Douglas A-4 Skyhawk when it was struck by …
I’ve had my fair share of panic and anxiety provoking moments in the past decade, possibly made worse with the traumatic childhood I had growing up. Wi…
Happy Monday! In an ancient Greek parable called The Choice of Hercules, young Hercules was walking down a path when he encountered a crossroad. On the…
Happy Monday! The inability or rather unwillingness of the human mind to let go of the past is beautifully illustrated in this story of two Zen Monks, …
Happy Monday 🎙New Podcast Episode with Troy Erstling. He is an extremely interesting and well-spoken guest. In this episode we primarily discuss what …
Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. If you’re an…
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