A Quick Word About Giving, and Forgiving

True giving, and/or forgivingā€”i.e., from Spiritā€”must be unconditional; we cannot truly forgive someone with any expectation of apology, remorse, or any...

Ignore Your ‘Magical Magnifying Mind’ & Carry On

I had an interesting life lesson recently, thought I'd share... For several days, I'd been stressed, frustrated, angry, depressed, etc. due to...

Stories: Such Timid Little Creatures

Stories are like highly sensitive, timid creatures; during times of stress and chaos and insecurity, etc., they all run and hide....

Know Thyself, & Know Thine Enemy – For They Are Often One & The...

I didn't want to go to the gym this morning. I really, really, didn't feel like going. And, I had so...

The Art of Letting Go

Ā "When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you." ~ Lolly Daskal There's a common saying:...

Being Right vs. Being Helpful

Today, I've something stuck in my craw, and I need to vent (I know, shock!): I don't know if Dr. Wayne Dyer...

The Wall | A Poem

I wrote this poem as a young man, back in 1987: A Note From Rand: Please take a moment to subscribe to...

Resolving Conflict via Mindset Adjustment & Behavioral Adaptation

When circumstancesĀ change in our life (which is inevitable), and therefore conflict arises, we can deal with it in essentially one of...

I Am A Hypocrite

Yes, I am a hypocrite sometimes. And that's a kick in the groin for me, because I despise hypocrisy, as anyone...

Reduce the Overwhelming to Micro-Steps & Get Started

Recently, I was reading a quick little article by Robert Locke, published over on Lifehack, entitledĀ 10 Reasons Why Some People Are...

Why “Should” Businesses be Closed on Holidays?

I feel compelled to address a misconception thatĀ IĀ currently see raging online and in the media:Ā thatĀ businesses "should" beĀ closed on holidays. I constantly seeĀ praise...