October 1, 2019 – Focusing Our Attention on the Profound
Disciplined, I learn to see the difference between the distracting and the divine, between the pointless and the profound. In time, I find that I’ve come to internally filter out the things that distract me, which allows me to gently focus on the divine and the profound.
September 15, 2019 – Kindness is Out There Just Waiting to be Found
So I think one of our roles in life is to anonymously plant “pennies,” surprises for people to find without them knowing we planted them.
September 1, 2019 – How to Appreciate the Mundane Tasks in Our Lives
We all have repetitious tasks that may seem tedious, even boring to do, so much so that we might complete them on auto-pilot. But these are often the tasks that need to get to done to ensure the bigger projects get done.
August 15, 2019 – Just What is a Flaw, Anyway?
Are flaws there to teach me humility, to remind me that I’m not perfect and should therefore not expect perfection in others? Is it to provide me something to work on, to grow from, to better myself, knowing I will never be able to “fix” everything? Seen this way, then they are not flaws at all but an important part of who I am.
August 1, 2019 – Ask For What You Want
The lesson here is to be bold, to ask for what you want. The answer often is yes. When you don’t ask, the answer is always no.