Category Archives: Personal experiences

Talking to God

I’ve started a routine of having a heart to heart talk to God every day about everything that’s on my mind. The purpose was to strengthen my connection and sense that I can turn to God for whatever I need. … Continue reading

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Macrobiotic Thanksgiving

I went to a delicious macrobiotic thanksgiving feast yesterday. The table was as tastefully arranged as the food to the palate. There were little decorative ceramic flower place setting with the name of each person carefully inserted in each one. … Continue reading

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Remembering Names

I want to improve my ability to remember people’s names. I did an internet search and found some common themes that seemed to fall into one of three categories: a) We’re not focused b) We don’t make the effort to … Continue reading

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Finding Good in Negative Experiences

I was reminded today of an example of finding good in negative experiences. We’ve already got a full house of our own kids plus two guests coming. One of my kids asked if he could bring a friend and without … Continue reading

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Deeper Still

One day I wrote out a script of a personal issue of mine that we might use to demonstrate logotherapeutic tools and how they work. After hearing one person’s initial attempt to give me logotherapeutic responses, I understood how easy … Continue reading

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Writing and a settled mind

Our end-of-course workshop is coming up and I have no time to blog. I will be back next week. I will only say this: There is meaning every moment. There are choices to make every moment. Not every choice requires … Continue reading

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How thoughts are pieced together

I sometimes feel caught in a bind. I always have thoughts I feel are worth sharing. On the other hand they are not well-formed enough to make sense. Even half a thought has to be a complete half thought. I … Continue reading

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