7 Secrets to Finding Joy

To pursue happiness is an inalienable right. To experience happiness is not. No one owes you happiness. No one can ensure your happiness. Happiness is a choice – your choice.   The key to experiencing happiness is to put joy on your life agenda along with...

Perfectionism – The Dangerous Trap

Just when I have something figured out, along comes another how-to-article telling me how to be or do something better or even change my entire life. No matter where I turn, I am constantly reminded that I am not good enough in more ways than one. I am not smart...

Favorite Places to Stay in India

I was in India four times in the last year and a half. Each time I was there I would receive many emails from our readers and friends asking me to tell them my favorite places to stay. Since I'm not the best writer "from the road" and since there were too...

It's All About Timing

If you drop the ball it's going to fall!   The trick is to reach out and catch it on the way back up. Gravity is a law of nature. Earth magnetism and the rising and ebbing of the tides – is a law of nature. "It's not nice to fool Mother...

The Movie Mystic – Being There

From time to time, I like to recommend a classic film to the readers of this column and, as I have been seeing promotions for the new fall television season, a great movie from the 1970’s came to mind. Being There Based on a novel by Jerzy Kosinski, Being There...