Take a Trip Down The Road Less Travelled

It used to be that the majority of people would go through life unaware. Asleep. It was more of an existence than a life well lived. Phrases like “the rat race”, “nose to the grindstone” were descriptors of the working week and expectations...

That mantra just doesn’t work for me!

“I cannot be fat and serene, and I don’t want to be. Thin by itself is not necessarily well, but OA is teaching me how to be both thin and serene.” -Lifeline Sampler (p. 339) from Overeaters Anonymous Website Oh my god!! I cannot be fat and serene? Surly...

Is it better to have loved and lost?

I read the story of Marcia and Seneca today. During the time of Caligula in Rome, Marcia lost her son just before he turned 25 in a war. Three years after he was killed, Marcia was still as grief-stricken as she was the day she found out. Seneca was a philosopher who...