Monthly: May 2017

Enjoying the Good Days

May 30, 2017

Good feelings can become a habitual part of our life. There is absolutely no virtue in the unnecessary suffering, which many of us have felt for much of our life.…

Say when it’s too much compassion

May 29, 2017

Sometimes, it’s easy to step across that line and have too much compassion for the people in our lives. Although compassion is good, too much compassion can cripple the people…

Crazy People Make Us Crazy – Day 5

May 26, 2017

“I’m making myself nuts today,” I said to a friend. “I’m going to stop what I’m doing and go to bed.” Sometimes the crazy person I need to detach from…

Crazy People Make Us Crazy – Day 4

May 25, 2017

Anger, fear, sadness, betrayal—a lot of emotions can run through us when we stop trying to change the other person and start focusing on taking care of ourselves. The good…

Crazy People Make Us Crazy – Day 3

May 24, 2017

“My husband is using cocaine,” a woman said. “He won’t listen to me when I tell him to stop. So, how about this? I’ll pop the movie Blow, about cocaine…

Awareness

May 23, 2017

When we first become aware of a problem, a situation, or a feeling, we may react with anxiety or fear. There is no need to fear awareness. No need. Awareness…

Crazy People Make Us Crazy – Day 2

May 23, 2017

Other people’s dramas are so seductive. The more we love someone, the easier it is to become embroiled. You may think, “I can’t let go.” Yes, you can. If you…