Monthly Archives: December 2017

ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE…

ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE… It’s true. On Christmas – or any other day of the year – if we’ve got love, we’re going to be okay, no matter what form it takes or what else happens in our lives. And we won’t be just “okay.” We’ll be good. Maybe even great.  But to “get love” we usually have to look for… read more

REJOICE!

REJOICE! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, right? But if you ask someone the question, “What’s new?” you don’t always get a perky, upbeat, filled-with-joy-response, like, “Wow, never better!!!” Things can be dark out there – in spite of the lighting of candles and the millions of gorgeous lights, sparkling and glittering on every tree (inside or out), every… read more

KEEPING OUR FAITH IN PEOPLE

KEEPING OUR FAITH IN PEOPLE It’s absolutely vital to keep our faith…in ourselves, in each other, in people in general. If we lose it, if we become cynical, negative doubters and full-time critics, we lose big time – and ultimately, we lose ourselves. But faith, like trust, can be fragile and fleeting. There are so many “pulls”… read more

YOUR BEST THING

YOUR BEST THING It was pouring down rain and I needed a cab. Badly. I spotted one wheeling around the corner of Madison and 56th Street, but he didn’t see me. So I did what I always do: I whistled. Oh, I don’t mean some mealy-mouthed, lady-like, baby-doll kind of whistle; I mean an ear-piercing, glass-breaking, thumb-and-second-finger-in-your-mouth kind of… read more