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  • Do You Trust Your Wings?

    “A bird sitting in a tree is not afraid of the branch breaking because her trust is not in the branch, but in her own wings.” – unknown M. Scott Peck begins his classic book, The Road..



  • Is Life Fair?

    “If you compare yourself with others, you may become vain and bitter; for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself.” ~The Desiderata When you were a child did you believe life should be fair?..



  • Do You Believe Your Thoughts?

    Do You Believe Your Thoughts?

    Are you familiar with the work of Byron Katie? I’ve been following her for some time, watching her videos, using her “work” to work through some of my issues. She has developed an amazing way of looking..


  • Do You Reflect on Your Day?

    “The unexamined life is not worth living.” ~Socrates Pick the Brain publishes wonderful articles. They always get me thinking and make me want to share those thoughts to you to see what you think. What struck me..


  • Are You Better at Giving than Receiving?

    How are you doing with the first Spiritual Law of Success? This month I have been practicing silence, meditation and non judgment. Awareness has been the biggest gift of these exercises. No longer can I judge unaware…


  • The Power of Anticipation

    “…What the brain expects to happen in the near future affects its physiological state.” ~Evolutionary biologist Robert Trivers I’m reading a wonderful book called Mind Over Medicine by Lissa Rankin MD that tells the story of a..


  • Will You Prevail?

    I have mentioned already that I’ve been taking a Positive Psychology course  at Udemy.com (which I highly recommend). On re-listening today I picked up something I missed on the first listen. The instructor is talking about the..