Ignatius of Loyola on Gratitude

Ignatius of Loyola on Gratitude

It is important to have a day dedicated to saying Thank You. Of course, as with Mother’s Day, the project can devolve into a commercial, saccharine mockery. My inbox is full of Thanksgiving reflections–many of which are profound, others not so much. Is there...
What Comes After #2

What Comes After #2

Tis the Season! No, not that season, although I am sure that we will be inundated with Christmas Holiday stuff soon. But this coming week, we are invited to pay special attention to our dead. Summer is ended. The harvest is in. The days grow shorter and shorter. The...
Hey, Coach!

Hey, Coach!

I just came home from an amazing meeting! What made it amazing? Well, the main factor was the person with whom I was meeting—my consultant/coach/cheerleader/expert on all-things-marketing and internet—Anita AC Clinton. Four years ago she signed on to...
Thinking About Dreams in the Second Half of Life – Part 1

Thinking About Dreams in the Second Half of Life – Part 1

Recent Blog Posts I was flailing around for a topic about which to write.  This program has provided a cornucopia of ideas and questions to pursue.  I need to focus!  How to choose?  Archetypes?  The Shadow?  The Self?  One idea came from James Hillman in his book: ...
Etiquette in Times of Trouble

Etiquette in Times of Trouble

My friend has cancer— what do I say? My sister’s husband just died— what can I do? My neighbor has to go for a serious operation— is there anything I can do? My nephew is dealing with serious mental illness— I’d like to be there for him and the...