• Buts About It…

    Want to bridge serious communication gaps? Remember this: Truth in communication usually comes after the word “but.”...

  • What Matters

    Some things do matter. Illness and death are big matters. Having an income matters and it’s very...

  • Dust

    This past weekend I noticed a lot of dust on our baby grand piano. I do not...

  • Smashing Age Stereotypes

    There are countless stereotypes as to what defines an “old” person. These are accompanied by myths as...

  • Make Yourself

    Have you ever considered what it means to “make your self?” A few weeks ago, I began...

  • Blurry

    To understand how to be generous, we must first have been allowed to be selfish.  To understand...

  • Joyful Contentment

    Comparing ourselves to others, even those we may admire tremendously, is the surest way to stifle or...

  • Great Today

    You did something great today. You probably did something great yesterday, too.  What was it?  If every...

  • Gift of Nothing

    It’s hard to believe that doing nothing can actually make it possible to do everything better —...

  • Whatever

    Here’s a good life rule if you want more peace in your life: “Don’t major in the...

  • Choose Optimism

    Being optimistic is a choice that we can make each moment, in every situation & on a...

  • Odds of Changing

    No matter how old or wise we become, no matter how much we meditate, we will still...

  • Control Issues

    People are so colorful, expressive, wild, crazy and possibly even more intelligent when they allow themselves to...

  • Grateful Attitude

    This past year I had the honor of having extensive conversations with two world-class athletes: one female,...

  • Three to Five

    We each hold deep desires to connect intimately with one another or at least someone. With this...

  • Dancing Through Life

    I once read that following Fred Astaire’s first screen test in 1933 his boss at MGM boss...

  • Formula

    Magic acts are performed by humans right before our eyes daily. Recently I was watching Formula 1...

  • Act 2

    Act 2 in The Play of Life can start at anytime. And, in act-uality it might be...