Laughter is truly the best Rx

September 18, 2010
Laughter's great for your health.The late author, Norman Cousins, famously fought heart disease by training himself to laugh. He firmly believed that the biochemistry of...

Too busy zooming through life to enjoy it

September 17, 2010
We've all been there, living from life event to life event, from crisis to crisis, letting outside forces direct our lives. With all the good reasons and bad excuses to...

Learning disability

September 11, 2010 Was there a larger reason?Maybe it was just random.Maybe people happened to be in the wrong placeat the wrong...

Memory problem

August 23, 2010

No fear. None.

August 5, 2010
I was talking the other day to a friend of mine who's gone through a bad divorce. Her husband left her in a pretty despicable way, one that said more about him than...

Drugs: it’s complicated

June 2, 2010
This is a follow-up post to the June 2 post on Kate's son's death. What do I really think about drugs?It's complicated.I came of age in the late 1960s. Drugs were just...

When dreams die young

June 2, 2010
When Marshall McLuhan coined the term "global village" many decades ago, the internet as we know it had not yet been invented. Since then Web, the Internet --whatever...

A genuine kind of laughter

November 13, 2009
Dance class last night.We got there early to practice alone.Steps. Missteps. Turns. Twists. We laughed so hard we cried. (You had to be there.) So hard my eye makeup...

The sound of laughter

October 26, 2009
This morning I heard the most wonderful peal of laughter from the dining room.Riley had just run across the room and leaped gracefully into the bed he sleeps in while...


August 27, 2009
"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear."- James Neil Hollingworth writing as Ambrose...

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