The Art of Happiness

It's been two months since my last post lamenting that it had been a month since the previous post.  I haven't figured it out yet, but I'm pretty sure this is a metaphor for life. Slow steps forward on a slippery slope, nails dug in hoping to prevent a massive backslide, wishing I'd listened to … Continue reading The Art of Happiness


Looks like I'm posting about once a month these days.  Not exactly the stellar writing performance I was going for. At least I'm still going. In a previous post, I committed myself to trying something new every week.  I'm not sure I've stuck with that either, but I've made huge strides.  As a incurable introvert and … Continue reading Resolve

Fake It ‘Til You Make It

"Fake it 'til you make it".  I used this catchy phrase repeatedly for years, hoping something would stick. Act like an artist and you'll become one Surround yourself with people you admire and you'll become like them Pretend others' thoughtless actions towards you don't hurt and they won't Smile hard enough and the sadness will go … Continue reading Fake It ‘Til You Make It