Toss Your Mistakes, Try Again

Learn and Move On

What do you do when you make a mistake? Are you like many people who beat themselves up when they commit an error or make an unwise decision? Does your inner critic chastise you, pointing out other foibles that you may have committed? The key to good mental health and well-being is to be able to learn from our mistakes and then let it go. As humans, we are error prone and we will … [Read More...]

Rain Window Hand Blur

Seeing Rightly

Some time ago I received an email containing pictures which were categorized as double vision. These are striking paintings that appear initially as faces, but upon closer scrutiny are other things, like flowers, people and things of that nature that together create the larger picture. I was first mesmerized by their beauty and then by the creativity that went into creating these … [Read More...]

Success Map

Do Not Quit, No Matter What

Are you experiencing doubts in some aspect of your life? Are you confused about whether to give up, continue on, or just remain idle? The following poem is one of my favorites and one that I have posted on my computer monitor. I am sure that many of you are familiar with it also, but it can still be a wonderful reminder and worth reading again and again. Don't Quit by Edgar A. … [Read More...]