The Power of the Mind When I was about 15 years old a schoolmate wrote these powerful words in my autograph book, "The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven", a quote by John Milton. I'm not sure that I processed the meaning back then, but what I do know is that it had an effect on me. Years later I fully understood it.
We have the power to create our own heaven or hell, depending on the thoughts we hold in mind. I've come to embra
On a recent morning walk, I asked for Divine guidance as to what I should write for a newsletter column I was asked to do. There is so much I could say, and so much I didn’t want to say. And as I mentally weighed this decision it occurred to me – “Here I go again – living completely in my mind; over-thinking a simple matter such as writing an article; trying to gauge how it would be received. What if…yada…yada…yada…! Did I not ask for Divine guidance? So why not be still, tur