Inspiration

Late Summer Reflections

With our nation descending more and more into the swamp from which we were promised deliverance, it’s difficult to find much to celebrate this summer. But let’s give it a go: 1. Lessons from a real man. If you have not yet been to see Won’t you be my neighbor?, the documentary celebrating the life …

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Mental Health 101: Living the Life You Want to Live?: Five Questions for Discerning Your Life Path

[Mental Health—that which promotes the optimization of mind, body, soul, and interpersonal relationships] How many times have you been asked some variant of the question, What do you do for a living? That question strikes at our identity: What we do is an integral part of who we are. And it is a question that …

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Are you “following your bliss” at work? Or are you stuck in a rut?

Are you following your bliss at work, enjoying each day and sensing that you are doing something important and worthwhile? Or is work no more than a daily slog, the rut getting deeper with each passing day? There is an old story about the celebrated architect Sir Christopher Wren, 1632-1723, who was commissioned to rebuild London’s …

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