Sea of Compassion

The elation we feel when we have learned an important lesson, achieved a goal, or had a big breakthrough can sometimes be met with a period

The sun is always shining

There are times when gloom or darkness causes us to momentarily lose sight of the light. Although it is at these times when the thought of t

What is your intention?

There comes a point in most of our lives when we feel ready to experience a change we've had trouble carrying out. Maybe we've been stuck in

Before you react

We have all had the experience of reacting in a way that was less than ideal upon hearing bad news, or

Practice kindness

Being fully present in each moment of your life facilitates kindness, as it increases your awareness of the people ar

Perfect imperfections

At some point in our life there may come a time when we feel insecure about ourselves. We might judge our ability to do something or feel se

Give it a try

When contemplating whether to do something or not, a plucky voice in our heads may say, "You never know until you try." This is time-honored

A story about leadership

A professional long ago was feeling a sense of something was not quite right, it was a spiritual thirst that just could not be quenched by k

Be humble

The notion of humility as a virtue brings numerous images to mind. We tend to envision those rare individuals who humbly bear life's struggl

Flow

Everything that comes to us, comes to pass or, more accurately, for us to pass on. Not just the money in our pocket, but wisdom, objects, i

Personal evolution

As relationships evolve, lives gradually become entwined. We tend to have a great deal in common with the people who attract us, and our reg

Honestly?

As children most of us learn that honesty is better than dishonesty, and we may not question this beyond whether or not to do what we're tol

Time to get complete

Life is a collage of beginnings and endings that run together like still-wet paint. Yet before we can begin any new phase in life, we must s

Do you love your work?

You always have a choice but you forget that you have it. Do you remember the energy and enthusiasm you had on the first day of your first