Month: October 2015

Overcoming Personal Frustration

Overcoming Personal Frustration

I often find myself feeling frustrated that life is not going in the direction that I desire. I want to be in complete control of my life, my time, and my circumstances. Life isn’t that clean and simple. Often we are thrown curve balls. Just when we think we have our lives going in a …

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Power over Self

Power over Self

Imagine the world we could create if instead of worrying about what other people are doing, or not doing, we instead focused on the things in our own lives that need work. The world of politics is about using influence to gain power over other individuals. It is the goal of politics to control people …

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The Political Rhetoric of Helping the Poor

The Political Rhetoric of Helping the Poor

In politics there is much lip service given to the notion of helping the poor. There are many different opinions, and schemes that are proposed by which to do this. Most of these schemes involve establishing some type of bureaucracy that will be funded through the expropriation of funds from tax payers in order to …

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The Power of Now

The Power of Now

How often do you live in the past thinking about and regretting something you did days, weeks, and years ago? Did the regret do you any good? If it caused you to act differently today, or to reconsider what you are doing with your life in the present, then maybe some good has come of …

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