THE GOD NO GOD ARGUMENT: A LOGICAL RESPONSE

A Grandfather’s letter about God to his 13-year-old grandson:  Dear Max, In school and from teachers you will encounter many people who will tell you there is no G-d.  Communists and most socialists will tell you there is no G-d because G-d gave us guidance on how to live a good life but they don’t want …

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SIX TIPS FOR DEALING WITH TOXIC PEOPLE

Oprah and many other people tell you to deal with toxic people by abandoning them. Even family members and once-upon-a-time friends. Not a good idea for two reasons. One: The feelings created in you by toxic encounters, belong to you and are your responsibility to deal with. I doubt you would be upset if I called you …

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SIX TIPS FOR KEEPING PREJUDICE FROM RULING YOU

  Prejudice starts in pain or fear. Pain is personal and leads to fear. As one theorist claims, all negative feelings are pain or fear of pain. A useful thought. However, not all fears come from personal experiences, Prejudices, in particular, are passed down from one generation to another.  As the Roger and Hammerstein noted …

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Boredom Erodes Emotional Intelligence

With the start of school or the end of vacations and summer fun, boredom can creep into anyone’s life.  Hope this quick exercise helps you stay curious and excited or proud of what you know. The following Emotional Fitness Exercises also keep boredom from eroding all that is good : Remembering what matters, Practicing kindness, Being …

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