Monthly Archives: May 2015

It turns out that, “I had beat myself up with my ‘self-talk,'” Rachel Ann Ridge.

Rachel Ann Ridge, the author of Flash: The Homeless Donkey Who Taught Me about Life, Faith, and Second Chances, in a difficult time in her life, added to the weight of emotional pain by calling herself names. She writes: Failure … Continue reading

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The Four Major Factors That Cause Psychological Stress

The four major factors that cause psychological stress are (1) The feeling of having no control over a situation: (2) The feeling of having no predictive information about what might happen; (3) the sate of having no social, leisure, or … Continue reading

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The Four Major Factors That Cause Psychological Stress

The four major factors that cause psychological stress are (1) The feeling of having no control over a situation: (2) The feeling of having no predictive information about what might happen; (3) the sate of having no social, leisure, or … Continue reading

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Your Brain: Is It Growing or Shrinking?

Stimulate the brain with new things to do or new individuals to interact with and it reacts by creating new connections that cause it to actually expand in size. But deprive your brain of new stimulations or bore it with doing the same … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease: “There is no dignity in this kind of death,” by Dr. Sherwin B. Nuland

“There is not dignity in this kind of death. It is an arbitrary act of nature and an affront to the humanity of its victims. If there is wisdom to be found, it must be the knowledge that human beings … Continue reading

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Peace by Henry Miller

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A Great Read: This Might be a Good Story … by Jon Mark Beilue

Over thirty years ago, I came to Texas to work at the Amarillo Globe-News as its editorial artist. I worked on the top floor of the Globe-News building with some wonderful and talented people. One of the talented journalists with … Continue reading

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