Attitude, you got one?


The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind. ~William James (1842 - 1910) Attitude…. What a powerful word. manner, disposition, feeling, position, etc., with regard to a person or thing; tendency or orientation, especially of the mind: a negative attitude; group attitudes. … Continue reading Attitude, you got one?

How to Achieve your Goals and Create your own Mount Rushmore


Image via Wikipedia Our ability to succeed is truly all up to us. We are the masters of our own destiny, and we decide if we fail or not. All to often we allow others to decide for us, we listen to the negative inputs from others, allowing that cancer of negativity to eat away … Continue reading How to Achieve your Goals and Create your own Mount Rushmore

St. Frances Xavier and Goa


Image via Wikipedia I just returned from a trip to India, mostly work, but as always I find ways to have fun. And this trip was no different. My stay in Pune, India was fantastic. I made new friends and saw old ones. We went out for dinner and I saw and tasted things I … Continue reading St. Frances Xavier and Goa

I’ll Pray for you…


As Catholics we often times use the stock response of I’ll pray for you, but what we really mean is, that’s nice… leave me alone. So what brings on this statement of condemnation, why so judgmental? Well, I am an owner of a Catholic business and was partners in a Catholic Book/Gift shop in the … Continue reading I’ll Pray for you…

Responsibility, what happen to it?


What ever happen to  the concept of responsibility? It seems we have lost that somewhere along the way to enlightenment. As we grab onto those lofty ideas of inner growth and walk down the path of opening our minds, we seem to forget that we have an obligation to self, that we are responsible for … Continue reading Responsibility, what happen to it?

Were is the outrage?


  Here are the numbers: 21 percent have learning disabilities 7 times more likely to have ADHD 65 percent graduate high school 44 percent are undergrads in college 42 percent are in graduate school 10.3 percent seriously consider suicide 4.6 percent attempt suicide 27 percent are heavy drinkers 30 percent use tobacco 29 percent have … Continue reading Were is the outrage?

Were is the outrage?


  Here are the numbers: 21 percent have learning disabilities 7 times more likely to have ADHD 65 percent graduate high school 44 percent are undergrads in college 42 percent are in graduate school 10.3 percent seriously consider suicide 4.6 percent attempt suicide 27 percent are heavy drinkers 30 percent use tobacco 29 percent have … Continue reading Were is the outrage?