A Common Reason Resolutions Are Ineffective

It’s a fresh start. A clean slate. The funny thing is that you can make a clean slate whenever you want. The sun comes up every day. That’s the most high-frequency slate-wiper I know of. So why do we wait until January to make a resolution? You’re in control. You can decide whenever you want. […]

The All-Too-Common, Sure-Footed Path to Unavailing Grief

It’s that time of year. Tell me if you remember this . . . “‘Oh! captive, bound, and double-ironed,’ cried the phantom, ‘not to know, that ages of incessant labor, by immortal creatures, for this earth must pass into eternity before the good of which it is susceptible is all developed. Not to know that […]