Seeing Nothing

We might be on the verge of seeing a black hole. That’s a big deal because black holes swallow light.…

Embrace Positive Thinking

Recently, someone wrote in and asked me the following questions regarding positive thinking. I thought they were great questions, so…

My Left Arm Has It Easier: Knowing What You Can Accomplish

I love to lift weights. I’m right handed, so if I do exercises that call for me to use one…

You’re Not Out of Gas: Remain Hopeful for Unexpected Solutions

In 1922 there were 7 million cars in the United States, and the United States Geological Survey estimated that the…

Burn Your Bridges: When Success is the Only Option

Way back in ancient times, there was a general who led his men a super far distance to the outskirts…

Great Grandpa’s Windows: Understanding the Perspectives of Other Generations

No amount of study truly connects us to the vision of the ancients. Nor does study truly connect us to…

Beware A Lean Advisor: Should You Take Advice From Desperate People?

A lion once tried to convince a mountain goat to come down off the barren crags and enjoy the sweet,…

Piles and Holes: Dealing with the Stresses of Life

You think things are piling up and that people are piling on. You should think that. Most likely, you are…

Palimpsest: Revising the Stories of Our Lives

pal·imp·sest ˈpaləm(p)ˌsest/ Meaning: a manuscript or piece of writing material on which the original writing has been effaced to make…

Evidence You Were There

Mountain streams cut V-shaped valleys. Mountain glaciers cut U-shaped valleys. Both erosional agents leave evidence they were there, once doing…