Monthly Archives: April 2018

BE A GOOD PERSON…

BE A GOOD PERSON…   A psychologist and dear friend of mine commented recently, “You know, It’s hard to be a good person in today’s world. It seems like they’re a dying breed.”   She’s probably right. It is hard. And it’s increasingly “easy” to make excuses for taking the low road rather than the high one. To… read more

“WE’LL SEE WHAT HAPPENS…”

“WE’LL SEE WHAT HAPPENS…” Do those words sound familiar? They should. Guess who says them…over and over and over. (And over…)    Yup, you guessed it! It’s our forty-fifth president of the United States!    And he says them when he’s talking about everything Syria to Senegal to Stormy Daniels…   “We’ll have to wait… read more

HEY, LOOK WHERE YOU’RE GOING, WILL YOU?

HEY, LOOK WHERE YOU’RE GOING, WILL YOU?   Did you ever see a tightrope walker, a trapeze artist or a mountain climber look in any direction other than where they were headed?    Never, right?  That’s because they know that’s the surest, fastest way to lose their balance, their footing and their forward momentum (and… read more

REACH IN…REACH OUT

REACH IN…REACH OUT   I’ve had some pretty interesting conversations lately with people who want to “do more” for friends of theirs who are having a tough time and could use a lift – or who are just plain feeling bad about themselves for myriad reasons. It could be a problem with a relationship (or… read more

WHO ARE YOU TODAY?

WHO ARE YOU TODAY?   I woke up a few mornings ago and after rolling around for awhile under the covers to try to protect myself from our  adorable, new puppy’s incredibly sharp, blood-drawing, epithet-producing baby teeth, (seriously, she’s just turned four months old and has already won the hearts of every person she’s met but you… read more