The poison pill of discouragement

We’ve all been there. We rush in on a cloud to tell someone we trust of some exciting plans we have, only to be met with skepticism and/or criticism. Poof! The cloud disappears and we fall on our face. Why do we do that to people? What is it that causes this immediate response? Is…

The value of friendship: Priceless

EDITOR’S NOTE: I’ve seen this before and suspect there might be some truth to this tale. It’s something that’s been floating around the Internet and e-mails for some time. I took the liberty of editing it a little and reposting it here. It fits well with a previous blog I posted on how we can…