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michael-seidel's picture
Mar.01.2014
They've been doing more studies about dreaming or more correctly, why some people remember more dreams.  Whether those people actually dream more isn't uncertain. I'm one that remembers more dreams.  Last night's final remembered dream was about me and my wife being somewhere that struck...
barry-eva's picture
Jan.29.2014
Joel Bogges is my guest on today’s “A Book and a Chat” has a Master’s degrees in counseling and business, plus almost seven years of experience as a life and career coach, Joel has the education, life experience and wisdom to help you tune into and fully express your unique voice. His own life...
charles-killeen's picture
Jan.07.2014
Blog/essay for Red Room. Maybe slightly tasteless; Maybe slightly derivative; Maybe necessary.  I feel certain that the better-read and more retentive readers of this piece will recognize the source of the above title. One of my major influences and inspirations in my early drift toward...
anthony-lamar-smith's picture
Sep.06.2013
Summary: Your principal role in getting what you want out of life is to be grateful for what you have and thankful that you are attracting all that you need to do, know, have, or say to bring forth your wishes. How often do you reflect on your childhood? Do you remember how simple life seemed and...
stephen-brayton's picture
Jun.28.2013
When I was moving up through the colored belt ranks in taekwondo, I tested every two months. I didn't need too long to learn every form and tested on a regular schedule. Part of testing allows students three chances to perform the form. (This permission changes once a student reaches brown...
elizabeth-rosner's picture
Jun.17.2013
"I have been trying to figure out why writing is such a glorious experience with you and such a disappointment for me with others. It has a great deal to do with you -- kindness, intelligence, compassion -- but I also knew it was something you knew about writing that others didn't.  I came...
farzana-versey's picture
May.12.2013
  “Mama always said there's an awful lot you can tell about a person by their shoes. Where they're going, where they've been. I've worn lots of shoes. I bet if I think about it real hard, I could remember my first pair of shoes. Mama said they'd take me anywhere. She said they was my magic shoes."...
jodi-thompson's picture
Mar.28.2013
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg is telling young women to Lean In to corporate America, to “take a seat at the table,” “join the conversation.” She worries that we have put ourselves on the ‘mommy track,’ often before we’re even dating. She posits that a lack of confidence and ambition has led to the...
rina-macasaet's picture
Jan.27.2013
I’m not quite 50 yet but it feels like my life is starting anew. Finally, I am packed with self-confidence and courage to launch my new life career. For a time now I’ve been quietly studying, counseling, coaching and volunteering. I was uncertain about putting the “new me” out there for fear of...
margie-marybelle-mckinnon's picture
Jan.05.2013
We are not born with low self-esteem. Look at any child during the first 18 months of their life. They are giggly, they respond to smiles, to their name and other words that are now a part of their life; they learn to walk, to drink out of a bottle, eat with a spoon, burst into laughter, and a...