Do you ever experience the whole “why am I here” angst? Do you wonder: What is my purpose? Do you ask: Does anything I do really matter? Color me guilty. I spent most of my 20s and early 30s dealing with those questions. I found that journaling helped. A lot. I worked my way through …

Costumes and trick-or-treating are fun activities, especially for kids. For adults, it’s a good reason to gather with friends and experience community . And a good excuse for adults to wear something outlandish. For those who aren’t into the ghosts, ghouls and goblins aspect, there’s the Fall festival approach that still allows for treats and …

Are you ready to give up on your dream? Do you feel knocked down by forces seemingly beyond your control? Does your path seem blocked by brambles, briars and boogey monsters? Are you in a situation that hasn’t turned out like you expected? I’ve been there. Multiple times. And I’ve learned is that I must …

I made Pat Flynn’s book Let Go a required reading in one of my classes this semester. One objective for the assignment: Show my students that they don’t need to fear the economic uncertainty, that it’s possible to chart their own paths, that opportunity surrounds them. Opportunity Surrounds Us We simply need to think creatively, …