Mar 08

ObstaTunity

ObstaTunity: Where Obstacle and Opportunity Meet

‘What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity.” — Sidlow J. Baxter How true. Someone has said that an obstacle is an opportunity … Continue reading

Feb 27

The WYSIWYG Principle

What You See is What You Get

Most computer users these days are familiar with the term WYSIWYG, pronounced like “Wizzywig.” That’s an acronym for the words “What You See Is What You Get.” Most word processors and many other text-based software and web applications use a … Continue reading

Feb 20

Pronoia–The Universe is Helping You

Pronoia

What a wonderful concept to consider: instead of “the world” conspiring against us, “the Universe” is actually working on our behalf. Most of us have been taught and have lived most of our lives believing the very opposite–the paranoia approach. How … Continue reading

Jan 08

Life Is Easy Video

Life Is Easy

Jon Jandai is a simple man from Thailand who grew up poor, was encouraged to go get an education, and then decided to go back to the simpler life. Life was hard when lived from the western, “civilized” perspective, but … Continue reading

Jan 07

A little encouragement can change a life forever!

A Little Encouragement

Years ago I wrote a poem entitled Somebody’s Angel. I’d had the title for many years without knowing what it was to be. But finally the ideas started to flow, and I then knew what it was to be–that poem. … Continue reading