I have posted about this subject before, but I feel it needs repeating. There are so many who need constant attention, applause and adulation from others in order to feel that "high" that comes with feeling good about themselves. Obviously there is something missing inside....

I am so ready to say goodbye to the month of June! Beginning with my injury at the very end of May, the second injury in June, two other mishaps, the death of my mother in law, my son being in the hospital, etc, etc....

Sometimes, we all have the unfortunate task of dealing with an inconsiderate person who does not place any value on their commitments and, therefore, their words are meaningless. These people don't care about our feelings because they are probably too wrapped up in their own...

Desiderata has and always will be my "go to" inspiration whenever I feel down and out. I never realized that Max Ehrmann's work — and this work in particular — was largely unknown while he was living. The poem only gained popularity in 1965 when...

As a kid, I was teased about my curly hair and freckles and it caused me to have low self esteem. Later on, I drew compliments for the same features. Stop putting stock into what others think of you and how they perceive you. Understand...

"No matter what, I will leave everything that I touch and every person I meet a little better than I how I found them. " I recently read an article about how the world has become such a negative, "me-oriented" place. People freely criticize others...

Funny how events happen to prove the adage "walk the walk and talk the talk". Today I wrote a post about how we can individually, through small action steps, make this world a more positive place and leave every person better off after meeting us....

Ruminating, or obsessive thoughts, aren't necessarily a sign of some kind of psychological illness. Many of us have them. For example, when someone is trying to lose weight, their mind will automatically think about that piece of cake day and night. But, for some people...

Jealously is a damaging emotion. It makes us feel like someone else has won and we lost if we perceive that they have something we do not. It's all about changing our mindset. I, for one, love to be around people who I look up...