From Anger to Compassion

Anger to Compassion

Moving from anger to compassion requires a great deal of practice.

I had the chance to connect with a former acquaintance today in my acupuncturist’s office. We talked about the loss of his wife, Catherine. Bob was with her when she died.

Catherine passed from a heart attack, precipitated by obesity and . . . → Read More: From Anger to Compassion

Building Success With Compassion


Compassion works well with the elderly, with handicapped children, and with the terminally ill. I have the privilege of working at a local nursing home doing music therapy. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday I meet with 15 to twenty residents and do a theme related program. Yes, the music speaks to them. Rhythm band . . . → Read More: Building Success With Compassion

Building Success By Giving the Gift of compassion


Chapter Fifty One: Building Success By Giving the Gift of Compassion:

Story: Barbara Pittmann: Barbara Pittmann has given the gift of compassion. When Barbara was a teenager, she was overweight, shy, and did not have a wide circle of friends. So when her mother suggested she meet with a stockboy in her office, she . . . → Read More: Building Success By Giving the Gift of compassion

The Healing Power of Positive Words



Story: This comes from my own life. It’s a tale of positive words. At the age of eight, my mother dragged me to my first piano lesson with Mrs. Hans J. Lemcke in Webster Groves, Missouri. Life was difficult for me. There were challenges at school, on the home front, and with friends. . . . → Read More: The Healing Power of Positive Words

Building a Life of Fulfillment



Do you want a life of fulfillment? Muslims believe that building a life of fulfillment involves working from the end to the present. Think about what will be said at your eulogy. Then make plans to build a life of fulfillment based on that.

Three eulogy quotes:

No eulogy is due to . . . → Read More: Building a Life of Fulfillment