How easy it is for you to change your opinion? It can be a very difficult thing to do if an opinion has been cultivated over time, often as a result of what other people have convinced us is the truth.
I once knew a woman who thought “The National Inquirer” was gospel. If she read something in that newspaper it was fact. It seemed ridiculous to me, even naïve. Unfortunately, that same line of thinking is seen today in what people believe after reading something on the…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on June 29, 2015 at 12:02pm — No Comments
Whether or not we are aware of it, the Universal Law of Cause and Effect operates at all times in our lives. Our thoughts, both conscious and unconscious, are constantly forming our reality. The results of those thoughts produce what we think are rewards and consequences.
It is our ego that is into judging, not the Universe. We judge some outcomes…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on June 21, 2015 at 2:04pm — No Comments
Are you longing – even pining – for that one thing that will make everything perfect? Well stop it. It ain’t happening, sugar plum.
Forgive me if this week’s blog is a little more “in your face” than normal. It’s meant to be offered in love, but it’s a tougher love than I’m normally known for. As I write this piece I realize there is an area of my life that is not just stagnate, but actually quite dead with apparently no desire for a resurrection.…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on June 15, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
Is your life affected by the actions of others? More specifically, are you allowing someone else to stop you from having the life you want?
Madisyn Taylor recently wrote, Often, when we’re unhappy, we fall into the habit of thinking that, if only one or two particular things in our life would change, everything would be fine. As she goes on to point out, that’s only true a small part of the time.
Perhaps we are single, lonely and have little spendable income. We might…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on June 8, 2015 at 12:08pm — No Comments
Have you been told to just “be yourself?” What does that even mean? And, does the person know what they’re in for?
We teach our children to express themselves, yet our public school system is set up all too often in a one-size-fits-all environment. I remember my mother looking for pantyhose one time and seeing “one-size-fits-all” on the display. She muttered, “Fits all of WHAT?!?”
One size rarely fits all and that goes double for our personalities. Truth be told we are…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on June 1, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments