Articles Posted in the " life " Category

  • If a Tree Falls in the Forest…

    Recently I had the opportunity to hear a keynote speaker at a psychology conference at Ottawa University. At the conference Dr. Mario Beauregard presented his research on the neuroscience of consciousness. I scribbled notes quickly as he..


  • Is Your Life like a Jigsaw Puzzle?

    I’m working on my second book and I have noticed that the process I use for writing is similar to the process used for doing a jigsaw puzzle. At first I threw my ideas down without editing..



  • 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…


  • Do You Believe in Miracles?

    “Miracles happen, not in opposition to nature, but in opposition to what we know of nature.” – St. Augustine I was reading a wonderful article the other day (from which I copied this quote) that got me..