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Judge Righteous Judgment
July 30, 2013, 1 Comment

When I was 3 or 4 years old, my brothers and I were in our neighbor’s backyard playing with our friend and his dog ...

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What Are Emotions?
January 30, 2013, No Comments

Years ago, I heard a neurologist on Charlie Rose define Emotions as “Physiological states of readiness.” He ...

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Expectations vs Reality
January 26, 2013, No Comments

Click here: Expectations vs Reality

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Waiting for the Now to Pass
January 14, 2013, No Comments

I would like to tell you what I have discovered about happiness in life. It’s not something I knew for a very long ...

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We Are Who We Are, Part 1 & Part 2
January 2, 2012, No Comments

Part 1 This story begins in the Spring of 2009, when I attended a psychology conference being held in Portland. Followin ...

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Let Your Children Struggle A Bit
September 2, 2011, No Comments

November 8, 2009 It’s hard being a parent, but it’s also extremely rewarding. One of the greatest challenges ...

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Want to change a bad habit? Simply keep track of it!
February 21, 2011, No Comments

One astounding principle of psychology and, subsequently, behavioral modification is the principle that simply studying ...

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What Is Important and What Is Not
February 15, 2011, No Comments

When I was five-years-old or so, I had a very memorable and profound experience, which I’m sure I did not fully ap ...

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A Testimony Through Music
February 6, 2011, No Comments

Music is a wonderful gift. The Lion King soundtrack, for example,  is one of the finest works of music ever conceived. ...