Love as a skill

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Several years ago, I set out to teach myself how to play harmonica. I had a desire to express myself musically and I chose the harmonica because A.… More…

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Infinite Blessings

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I was listening to holiday music on the radio the other day and Irving Berlin’s classic “Count Your Blessings (Instead of Sheep)” came on.… More…

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Happy Thanks-accepting Day!

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When we thank someone, we are delivering a blessing. No matter our faith or belief system, “thank you” is our way of showing appreciation and good wishes.… More…

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The Right To Be Happy

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When we talk about the right to “pursue happiness”, we are saying we have the right to pursue that which will make us happy.… More…

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Our Past Is Not Our Future

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Philosopher George Santayana wrote “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Over time this has been changed around a bit to refer to history in general and has been widely accepted as a true and logical statement.… More…

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The Power of Perspective

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Long ago, when I was just a little kid, I saw a comic on TV who was complaining about February being Black History Month (BHM).… More…

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Our Love Affair with Truth

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When we find something we believe to be true we enter into a kind of relationship with that truth.… More…

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Trust Yourself

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When facing a dilemma or major problem in life, try this exercise:

Pretend that a good friend has come to you with the exact same problem you’re facing.… More…

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Where’s the Love?

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“We need more love in the world.” I’ve heard it said time and time again but what does it mean?… More…

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My Beloved…

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Today, I said a final good bye to my beloved…well, I don’t exactly know what to call her.… More…

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