Tag: "encouragement"

Pausing in Place

September 5th, 2014
How many times have you been told to reach beyond your comfort zone? It's popular advice that spills from the mouths of career coaches as well as the pages of motivational self-help books. But we cannot forget the occasions when success requires a different approach. more »

You are the template that others follow

July 24th, 2014
It seems the news just keeps getting worse. The battle in Israel continues. Three hundred Malaysian airplane passengers were assassinated in the sky after a few hundred more had simply disappeared altogether. More than 100 schoolgirls were kidnapped… more »

A Few Comments About Those Comments

October 10th, 2013
Since I write a blog, I read multiple blogs. You probably do too, although sometimes you might not even know it. For those of you who get your news via Blogs today, don't let those aggressive and ugly commenters get you down, and never fall into the trap of thinking they represent the average reader. more »

A Reader Writes

July 3rd, 2012
Nonconformity takes a lifetime of trying to undue everything we've been taught more »

You Are Not Alone

March 20th, 2012
The act of caring can be a lonely experience, especially when it seems as if no one else does. No one is going to care for a child as much as its parent. The burden of the widow in the black limousine is not shared by the strangers walking the stre… more »