Category: Personal Growth

  • Change

  • Posted by Cathy O'Neal on June 8, 2015 | Topics: "Feeling Stuck", Personal Growth
  • I go to an exercise class several days a week. I recently convinced a friend of mine, Marta, to go with me.  The classes are, to put it mildly, quite difficult. The instructors call out your name with both correction and encouragement—pushing, pushing, and pushing you to work harder.  Just when you feel like you … Continue reading “Change”

  • Remembering

  • Posted by Jim Keller on May 24, 2015 | Topics: Personal Growth
  • Memorial Day is probably one of our most benign holidays.  Yes, there are parades, but they’re smaller than their July 4th counterparts and certainly cannot match the Thanksgiving/Christmas affairs.  No, Memorial Day for me is just the briefest of nods to its original purpose: to remember those who died so we can have our freedom.  … Continue reading “Remembering”

  • Slowing Down

  • Posted by Cathy O'Neal on March 30, 2015 | Topics: Personal Growth
  • I’m not particularly good at slowing down.  As a matter of fact, I have a tendency to be a bit of a “worker bee,” feeling guilty if I sit down for too long without doing something “productive.”  I just recently completed my Master’s degree, so the past two and a half years have been busy. … Continue reading “Slowing Down”