On building trust…

At what point in the discussion of trusting Life, the Cosmos, the Universe, some Higher Power, Chi (what ever you want to call it) do we say, “That’s a great idea, but…” Is it when the “trust” hits our wallets? Or when the “trust” hits or homes? Or when the “trust” hits our health? Or when the “trust” hits our …

Assuming the best case scenario…

This morning, I found this quote by William Graham Sumner — “What we prepare for is what we shall get.”  And it hit me that we are all constantly preparing to face our present and preparing for our futures.  And seldom as we engage in this creative act do we stop and truly examine the tools —  our micro assumptions …

Changing the way I approach challenges…

I was just thinking a few weeks ago that most of us tend to view difficult things in life as "How do I remove this 'thing' from my horizon?" Kind of like when we meet someone who for some reason annoys us — we immediately turn off and move into "get away from me" mode. And I think, we have …