How to Be, Not Do, in Fascinating El Salvador

I woke early to the singular sweet clarion call of a tropical bird. Soon the morning doves filled in with their baseline organ drones and countless high-pitched chirps filled in…

A More Positive Way to Think About Productivity

Signing up to co-author a book has revealed a new twist in my dysfunctional relationship with productivity. With an MBA and a 30-year career in pharmaceutical marketing, its not surprising…

Unconditional Love for a Difficult Person

The Modern-Day Church Lady marvels at the unconditional love her fellow church members provide a prickly old man and realizes it is the Grace of God, available to all. Jim…

A Terrific Way To Welcome Immigrants Video

Are you frustrated with the current administration’s efforts to make immigrants feel afraid and unwanted?  Do you wish there was a way to assert the traditional American value of welcoming…

How to Promote Strong Muslim Christian Relationships

A Three-Part Video Series: Part One With the arrival of another major holiday—this time, Eid al-Fitr, the feast that breaks the Ramadan fast—I feel uneasy. Gatherings for major religious holidays…

How to Fill Your Life with Interesting People

I had just settled down to watch the Michael Jackson documentary, Leaving NeverLand, when I received a text that dramatically changed the course of my evening. “Just learned that one…