Our Gulf War

As to be expected, reports are coming in indicating this gulf coast tragedy here in the US could have been averted. Having no control over Mother Nature's inclinations, we ought to have some control over the infrastructure we build to protect ourselves and our citizens. In order to make sense of the Gulf War abroad, I've tried at times to rationalize that in the future looking back, sense will be found in what often seems like a senseless war. My fantasy is that we will say (or our children and grandchildren will say) "A dictator was eliminated […] Continue Reading

Make Room for Others 1

Yesterday in a very crowded Bikram Yoga class due to the holiday schedule, the teacher reflected on her Teacher Training course in Los Angeles where only one inch separated students' yoga mats on all sides. She remarked it was a lesson in "making room for others." In other areas of life too "making room for others" can be challenging – especially when that "other" thinks, acts, or wants something different than we do. Admirable character traits like tolerance and acceptance seem to go out the window when our comfort zone gets threatened or […] Continue Reading

Higher Energy Produces Outstanding Results

Work is a mind/body event. You can't neglect one without affecting the other. Here is the motivational quote from Anthony Robbins, author Lessons in Mastery."The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results." […] Continue Reading