Self Improvement

Being Flexible

Through it all, our soul is in process of maturing and in process of remembering. With this in mind, our ups and our downs find consolation in our essence - in our spirit.

Speech Course For A Stutter

This article describes the type of stutter speech courses which are available. In general they are designed to help people who stutter to achieve fluency.

An Old Message For A New Age

Do you consider yourself a seeker? I have a feeling if you?re reading this article, you do.

Writing Help And Morning Pages

For more than fifteen years, the morning pages have been my daily writing help, the friend that coaxed me out of fear and inertia about putting words on paper and like the Nike slogan, urged me to ?Just Do It!?

Wealth - Test Your Attitude

Wealth, money, mansions, jewelry, yatch, personal airplane, parties, celebrations, holidays and all that money can buy. Money brings so much comfort and beauty to life, that it has become one of the most important factor in today's world.

Learn Speed Reading --- Read Faster --- Read Better

Let?s face it, the ability to read faster, and still comprehend what you?re reading, is an essential skill in today?s fast moving environment. We must read extensively if we want to be successful in our studies, or careers.

Why You Behave in Ways You Hate

And What You Can Do About It

Is it difficult to criticize?

This article is about the influence of criticism on a personality and ways to express your thoughts mildly and in an easy to catch way. This gives you a general idea of how to profit from criticism from your side and in your address. If you want to be a successful critic, see this article.

Exercises That Fight Insomnia

If you've ever spent an entire day outside running around, chasing your children or taking a hike, you probably found it easy to fall asleep. Insomnia wasn't nagging at you after you'd exhausted your body through physical activity.

How to Fit in Anywhere

?Sometimes I?m not sure how I fit into this whole puzzle called life.? Have you ever thought that to yourself? Have you ever had one of those moments where you look at everything going on and you question how you?re connected to it all?

Stop Fear Now

I'm convinced that fear is one of the worst things in life. Think about all of the negative ways that fear affects your life. Think about all of the decisions you make or do not make because of fear in your life. Or think about the risks that you do not take or the relationships you do not pursue because of fear. You would do well to take a good look at the fears in your life and to attempt to tackle them head first until they are no longer fears.

Why Do We Feel That Life Can Be Cruel?

Watching torture scenes of the prisoners, thinking of the hunger deaths at many places of the world, looking at some merciless...

How to Plan the Perfect Spring Break Family Vacation

Choosing where to go on a family vacation can be difficult. Do you go someplace where you will have fun or a place for the kids? Here is an idea that will solve your problem.

You Are Not A Victim; You Are Not Alone

If you don?t feel good about yourself, you have to fix it. There?s no other way around it. You can?t raise confident kids, have a healthy relationship, or get satisfaction from your job if you don?t. This comes from someone who didn?t, for most of her life, feel worthwhile. Many books come from the perspective of an expert, someone who already has a healthy sense of self-worth, which I believe immediately sets up an alienating perspective between them and us, those who ?know?...

Staying In Bed Can Cause Insomnia

It would seem ridiculous to suggest that the reason you can't fall asleep is because you are in bed. As preposterous as this sounds, it can actually be the case. When a person is suffering from insomnia, and they continue to stay in bed, the problem can actually worsen.

Taking Yourself Too Seriously? - Suggestions for Reclaiming Your Perspective

I've noticed I often take myself, my work, and my life way too seriously. I blow events out of proportion, demand perfection, and generally behave as if my needs are at the center of everything.

Nurturing Creative Children: Dr. YKK Quotes

Nurturing Creative Children is one of the little treasures Dr. YKK has put together in his quotes series. Dr. YKK has collected insights, observations and thoughts about creative children from respected educaters, leaders, politicians, teachers and parents around the globe that will "unzip your mind." Sources include, for example, Thomas Edison, Anne Frank and Plato.

How to Train Your Memory by playing Scrabble?

You can memorize things better by using some easy techniques that can be trained by playing scrabble.

Don't Take Any Time For Yourself!

We live in a BUSY world, people! We do not live in an era where you can kick back and enjoy your life, or reap the rewards of your hard work over the years. There is too much to do! No matter what happens, keep your nose to the grindstone, keep charging forward with everything that you've got, and never, EVER, take any time for yourself!

Gardening experience

Ah, to this day I still remember my first gardening experience. It wassuch a disaster that I didnt think I would ever want to garden again. Ialmost decided to turn my casual hobby into the most rage-inducing topicyou could possibly bring up to me.


Initiative is as essential to success as a hub is essential to a wheel. And initiative is precisely taking action when we know it ought to be done but no one is asking for it to be done.