Is your mind your greatest enemy?

Our conscious mind is driven, mainly by our ego, and as such continues to create drama in our lives. Our ego, in order to keep itself in charge, creates these little dramas which are designed to widen the (imagined) separation between ourselves and others. The ego loves the “Us” versus “Them” concept and revels in […]

How one simple act totally transformed my life and started me on my life’s mission

I was to uncover my life's passion and purpose by following my feelings

A lot of people have asked me, over the years, how they might find what it is they really want to do. While there are no simple answers, there are usually indicators as we progress through life. Perhaps my story below will serve as an example of discovering your passion. This year marks my 25th anniversary […]

When I was lost in the abyss

A reporter called my life at the time aimless wandering and she was right

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A number of years ago our local newspaper, the Doylestown Intelligencer, wrote a feature article about me. In the article the journalist, Naila Frances who did a terrific job of capturing my essence, used the phrase, Aimless wandering to describe where my life was at its low point. Sadly this is what many people, especially young […]