June 16, 2022

Reflections on a Morning Jog

On my 4-mile run one Sunday, I had plenty of time for reflections – on myself, the people, and things I encountered, and the meaning of it all. There were all sorts of folks on the trail, and it appeared they had a host of reasons for being there. Here are some of my reflections. […]
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May 26, 2022

What Do You Think Will Make You Happy?

It is surprising. What many of us think will make us happy simply does not. Studies on happiness back this up. Most people tend to think like this: If I only had more money, then I’d be happy. If I only had a great body, lost some weight, or maybe endured some physical enhancements, my […]
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Why I Decided to Change Careers at 60
September 15, 2020

Why I Decided to Change Careers at 60

While others my age were contemplating retirement, I decided to change careers at 60 into a field I knew nothing about. It all started about six years ago when I wrote my first book, step-by-step guide to living the life I had imagined. Admittedly, it was derived from several blog posts I had written so […]
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August 24, 2018

Put a Little Joy in Your Life!

Do you know what brings you joy? Is it smile on your loved one's face? The dog wagging his tail and encouraging you to play ball? Or is it the beauty of a fresh bouquet of flowers? We all have different things that bring us joy and bliss and every sort of happiness in between. […]
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