Aging Cheerfully or Grumpily—The Seeds We Sow
The seeds you sow all your life show up as you age. Will you grow into a cheerful old person or a…
Facebook, Circumstances and Joy
There it was, plain as day. The weekend edition of the WSJ (January 13-14, 2018). And whether it was the late-night flight…
Okay, Let’s Do Something Crazy!
My friend Frank is a financial advisor. Sometimes he gets a mischievous grin on his face—especially when he’s heard a good story….
7 Verses on the Joyful Life
We often need reminders to live with joy. Joy is not rooted in the circumstances of life. Joy is the quiet confidence…
How Do You Define Joy?
Joy. It’s a short but powerful word. Perhaps you can think of a moment of joy in your life. At the same…
A Cure for High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Depression, and Anxiety?
I have a friend who says that in describing people that we are all like sheep. And “sheep just want to be…
I’ve Lost it All
“I’ve lost it all!” I’d just asked how my friend’s business was going. He was reeling from the market crash of 2008….
Why Give Even When You Are Down
I had a cup of coffee with a friend of mine the other day. It had been awhile since I’d seen him….