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Angel Creating Angels

Rebecca Corry | Posted 05.24.2016 | Good News
Rebecca Corry

I'm publishing this letter I received from an amazing woman named Jackie because of how deeply it inspired and moved me. Jackie is a kindergarten teac...

Sharing the Joy and Knowledge With Educators

Susie Wolbe | Posted 05.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

It's not so easy to maintain a practice, and it's all in the hands of those teachers. When I started practicing mindfulness I thought I was worth the time and effort needed; I hope those teachers think they are, too.

Truth: May, 2016

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 05.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Robert G. Zuckerman

Many of us don't want to think about where our food comes from and how it gets to us. Same with shoes, belts, watchbands, upholstery etc. We buy produ...

A Professional's Hope-laced Candor

Joel Cohen | Posted 05.20.2016 | New York
Joel Cohen

Put into modern day, how do you answer your loved one when she asks: Do I look fat in these pants? Yes -- Shakespeare (and perhaps experience) tells us that a "little white lie" may not be so bad! But what about in the professional world? Is withholding the full truth really a virtue?

What it Means to Be Transgender/Gender Non-Conforming

Stephanie Mott | Posted 05.12.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephanie Mott

What does it mean to be TGNC (Transgender/Gender Non-Conforming)? Well, the short answer to the question has two parts. The first part is that it means something different to every TGNC human being. The second part is pretty simple. That's okay.

Telling The Truth Destroyed My Marriage* (*And Then It Set Me Free)

Jude Temple | Posted 05.12.2016 | Divorce
Jude Temple

I had assumed that getting that ring on my finger would prove I belonged in his ideal world. I thought I would feel better about myself. But there I was, and I still felt worthless.

Learning to Live Without Masks

Angela Howell | Posted 05.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Angela Howell

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within. ~ James A. Baldwin ~ Human beings are like trees, with branc...

Teaching the Greeks and Critical Thinking - Part 2: Setting the Tone from the First Day of Class

Frank Breslin | Posted 05.08.2016 | Education
Frank Breslin

The first day of class, I enter the classroom and ask, "What's the difference between being certain and being closed-minded?" Long silence. Students g...

Me, Myself and Mom

Jon Vaughn | Posted 05.06.2016 | Parents
Jon Vaughn

When I was a kid, I tried everything. Soccer, baseball, football, basketball, rollerblading, it didn't matter. In 6th grade, I learned the trumpet; in 7th grade, I started dabbling in guitar; and in 8th grade, the junior high marching band lost their tuba player so I stepped in.

The Unexpected Reason Why Prince Was So Successful

Deborah Acker | Posted 05.03.2016 | Entertainment
Deborah Acker

As I began to reflect on Prince's life, I realize, amidst the high heels, high pitch and high life, there was one reason why everyone loved him, a reason that made him so successful, a reason we might not expect.

Why 'Shadowhunters' Star Katherine McNamara and Her Puppy Are Barking Out Against Secondhand Smoke

DoSomething.org | Posted 05.03.2016 | Impact
DoSomething.org

By Rex Leonowicz Onscreen, as the star of Freeform's Shadowhunters, Katherine McNamara is a part-human, part-angel demon hunter. Offscreen, the 22-ye...

'Only Men Can Succeed in Sales'

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.02.2016 | Business
Grant Cardone

The idea that "only men can succeed in sales" is one of the dumbest things perpetuated these days.

How and Why We Must Surprise Ourselves

Chelsea Leigh Trescott | Posted 05.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Chelsea Leigh Trescott

Imagine if you were to see that, see how the blessings of your own effort have allowed you to come alive in unimaginable ways -- and, not because anyone other than you made it happen. Imagine how surprised you might be. Imagine how we would celebrate.

How to Spot A Liar With One Word

Doug A. Sandler | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Doug A. Sandler

I guess my mom says it more eloquently. "He isn't lying, he handles the truth recklessly." Statistically, we are exposed to over five thousand marketing messages a day. How do we know who to trust?

Angel's Life and Legacy Live On

Rebecca Corry | Posted 04.25.2016 | Good News
Rebecca Corry

On June 3rd, the Stand Up For Pits Foundation will be giving $10,000.00 worth of grants in ANGEL'S name to ten nonprofit rescues.

It's Time to Banish Self-Doubt -- 5 Tips to Connect With Your Stronger Self

Nicola Arnold CPCC | Posted 04.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Nicola Arnold CPCC

Below are five tips to help you connect with your stronger self -- try them out. Don't worry if it takes a few goes to really own it -- just like a habit takes a while to manifest, changing the perspective will too -- every step is a step in the right direction though.

Transgender in Right Relationship With God

Stephanie Mott | Posted 04.21.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephanie Mott

I would say that I am mostly traveling on the right road. The relationship is the journey. I'm still writing the book. This particular chapter gives me hope for a different world. I don't know if I am in right relationship with God. I am finally pretty close to being in right relationship with myself. That'll do for now.

Cardinal Bertone's Sins Against Children

Matthew Fox | Posted 04.18.2016 | Religion
Matthew Fox

Not content to create a strategy for priestly pedophile cover-ups during two papacies, the former Vatican Secretary of State also steals from a childr...

The Expert Witness

Brad Reid | Posted 04.18.2016 | Business
Brad Reid

There are two broad categories of trial witnesses: the "lay" witness that is only allowed to describe her or his direct sensory information (heard, sa...

The Power of Owning Your Story

Dawn Gluskin | Posted 04.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Dawn Gluskin

This time around, as I write my brave new ending and build new businesses that are more aligned with my purpose, I've decided to re-define success.

What Is the Real Value of Words?

Marianna Glynska | Posted 04.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marianna Glynska

Recently, while I was going to another city by bus, a gypsy with a small child came inside the bus before its departure. She was asking for money clai...

At Last! Be Who You Want to Be

Jacqueline Gikow | Posted 04.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Jacqueline Gikow

Discovering your "purpose" in life essentially boils down to finding one or two things bigger than yourself, bigger than those around you, and you have to get off your couch and do something.

Trans Youth: Protecting the Persecuted From the Powerful and Privileged

Stephanie Mott | Posted 04.12.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephanie Mott

The conversation we are not having, the conversation we must always have, is that when governments and individuals create barriers to authenticity for transgender youth, children die.

My Angel

Rebecca Corry | Posted 04.12.2016 | Good News
Rebecca Corry

I will miss your helicopter tail that never stopped wagging, your fake sneezes, you sitting on my head and your yelling foot stomping demand for chicken treats. I will miss watching you take in the morning sun and you bounding towards people you loved seeing.

We Lie the Loudest When We Lie to Ourselves

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 04.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Rosenzweig

Truthfulness is best judged in the mirror. It is reflected in integrity and character. If you are true to yourself and strive to be in your thoughts and actions, you have achieved greatness.