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Where to Look “Now” For Happiness

I tend to believe that happiness is more uncovered than found. Happiness is like the sun behind the clouds. It’s there, but the clouds have to clear before you can see it. And what are the clouds that have to clear? Memories of the past, plans for the future,...

Converting to Happiness in Five Ideas

The greatest spiritual conversion in Western history is that of St. Augustine who, in 386 AD, gave up on his worldly attachments to ambition and sex to enter the Catholic Church. In his autobiography, Confessions, Augustine recalls being in the garden of his villa in...

How To Deal With Pain: Make it RAIN

Everything in life constantly changes outside of our control. Our relationships, bodies, thoughts, feelings, emotions, tastes, all are in a constant state of flux. We know it to be true, but we resist this notion. How do you know you are resisting? It shows up in...

Running from Loneliness

Humans habitually run from whatever it is that causes us pain. In doing so, we never resolve anything. We just kick the can a little further down the road. But the pain stays in our path and before long we encounter it again. The painful feeling that we don’t...