Living What Matters Is The Heart of Emotional Intelligence

The world is full of people wanting you to do this or that, buy this or that, join this or that. Keeping focused on what matters is difficult.  Think for a minute about what matters most to you.  Make a list. Here’s mine in order:  My family, my friends, the children of the world, working for …

Continue reading ‘Living What Matters Is The Heart of Emotional Intelligence’ »

Know Your Mission and Get The Good Life

A mission is about what you want your life to stand for. Goals are about what you want to get and a plan for achieving them.  Missions come first. When did you last ask yourself what you wanted your life to stand for? Have you faced your own mortality yet? That is when most of …

Continue reading ‘Know Your Mission and Get The Good Life’ »

Too Busy To Care? Bah! Humbug!

We should never be too busy to do two things; practice kindness and fight hate. The two are related. As I have noted on many blog post, practicing kindness is easy and in your own interests, karma works when kindness rules us. It gets a bit harder when it comes to fighting hate.  Here are …

Continue reading ‘Too Busy To Care? Bah! Humbug!’ »

I WANNA BE ME

Daily Post Prompt: When the full moon happens, you turn into a person whose the opposite of who you normally are. Describe this new you.  Here she is: Skinny, shy, in love with the wrong boy, uneducated, opinionated, righteous, a Miss Goody Two Shoes.  No thank you. I will stay my current me.  Not that I …

Continue reading ‘I WANNA BE ME’ »