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Life Path

The Hardest Thing To Accept In Life -- And How To Come Around

OWN | Posted 11.07.2014 | OWN

For the past 16 years, Episcopal priest Barbara Brown Taylor has been a professor of religion at Piedmont College in north Georgia. There, she is surr...

Daily Meditation: Every Step Of Your Path

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.05.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Unexpected Moments

Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis | Posted 06.22.2014 | Good News
Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis

We all know that life is not a destination, but a journey -- why not live it as such?

Life Is A Game. This Is Your Strategy Guide.

Oliver Emberton | Posted 04.09.2014 | Technology
Oliver Emberton

You might not realize, but real life is a game of strategy. There are some fun mini-games -- like dancing, driving, running, and sex -- but the key to winning is simply managing your resources.

Dear Me on My Deathbed

Bino A. Realuyo | Posted 03.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Bino A. Realuyo

There are some of us who, because of our cultural backgrounds, are expected to walk certain paths even if we cast nary a shadow there. And we continue walking on these life paths even if we don't see the light.

Learn Your Top 3 Lessons in 2014

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 03.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

One of the biggest frustrations in my life and other's lives is -- as Albert Einstein so wisely said -- "doing the same things over and over again an...

The All Too Secret Path to a Happier and More Meaningful Life

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 01.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

The world needs our compassion -- now more than ever. And that compassion begins with you and with me. Start by practicing compassion for yourself and those closest to you.

Life's Path Is a Maze, Not a Straight Line

Amanda Deverich | Posted 11.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Amanda Deverich

We can do better by engaging in the self-defining process through awareness, exploration, and choice. Sometimes defining self is an outwardly active process, building a family, pursuing a career, attempting a physical feat or giving in relationship to others.

Are You Strategically Living Your Life?

Judith Johnson | Posted 11.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

Don't give up because life is different or harder than you expected. Just alter your expectations and plans as needed and expect that to be part of the process. After all, it's not so much about reaching the finish line as it is a matter of developing your skills and abilities and doing your best.

10 Signs Your Life Is On The Right Track

Posted 09.24.2013 | OWN

It looks great from the outside, but are you living the life you were meant to? How to check in with your inner self. By Amy Shearn 1. Your Repu...

Have a Little Faith in the Millennials

Marissa Lepor | Posted 10.28.2013 | College
Marissa Lepor

If the baby boomers remain on their career path for a longer period of time, they should give the Millennials the same amount of time to enter the workforce.

Ask the Mutant: Skin, Paint and Transformation

Eva Moon | Posted 09.02.2013 | Arts
Eva Moon

Painting on living flesh is an engrossing experience -- very different from the flat, snowy expanse of a blank canvas rectangle. It gives and participates in the process of painting -- energy and creativity flow both ways.

My Imaginary Commencement Address

Martin Kleinman | Posted 07.08.2013 | College
Martin Kleinman

The era of the lifetime job and the gold watch and guaranteed pension is long gone. As a result, you must be in business for yourself -- Jane or John Smith Inc.

How To Live With Purpose

Daniel Wong | Posted 06.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Daniel Wong

Discovering what it takes to lead a life that counts is something that has always fascinated me. Judging from the people I've met who live with a sense of regret and hopelessness, it's obvious that we often make mistakes in the pursuit of a meaningful life. But it doesn't have to be that way.

Rude Awakenings

Mary Pritchard | Posted 06.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

So I'm writing a new book. I haven't completely given up on the first book. After all, I have a number of people who are counting on me to write that book. But for now, my focus has to be on where my heart and soul are taking me.

Love What You Do

Jake Ducey | Posted 06.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Jake Ducey

Most of us are gambling on the biggest risk of all: the bet that we can buy the freedom to do what we want later in life. In order to change the world and the less-than-promising course of history, we must do what we love now.

Revealed: Why You're Not Where You Thought You'd Be by Now

Stephenie Zamora | Posted 06.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Stephenie Zamora

Because you're human, it's normal to formulate opinions based on information you've accumulated up until the present moment. It's natural and necessary in certain situations -- but not when it comes to your life and who you are.

The Truth Has Many Facets

Christine Eilvig | Posted 06.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Christine Eilvig

I think we all from time to time experience that things happen more or less as a coincidence. That we end up in a scenario we didn't see coming. And I think many of us contemplate the thought that things could be different.

3 Ways To Tell If You're On The 'Right Track'

Mike Robbins | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

When we let go of our judgment about where we are and where we think we "should" be, we're able to appreciate our lives, the people around us, and ourselves in a genuine way.

Stand Tall

Laura Bushnell | Posted 04.15.2013 | Parents
Laura Bushnell

Mothers -- you are powerful. Stand tall. You are full of grace. Stand tall. Join together and stand tall. Be as a Redwood tree. Stand tall.

This Will Help You Make Better Descisions

Raul Valdes-Perez | Posted 04.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Raul Valdes-Perez

Every day, both in life and at work, people make wrong decisions that could have been avoided. Or they make right decisions, but lack the confidence that lets them do away with stress and proceed with vigor. Are these inalterable facts of life, or is there a remedy?

Stories

Charley Johnson | Posted 03.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Charley Johnson

Amongst my friends, being happy isn't enough. Being successful doesn't cut it. Being in a loving relationship is but part of the plan. They want to leave a mark on the world. It is one of the reasons I love them.

A New Take On Finding Your 'Life's Purpose'

Toni Emerson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Toni Emerson

What if our purpose is exactly who we are at this very moment and what we are doing right now? Ask yourself: Which part of me really wants to nail down this elusive life purpose? Is it my mind, my heart, my soul, or my ego?

Routines

Charley Johnson | Posted 03.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Charley Johnson

I learned that this struggle to break from a routine -- to find passion in what you do, to find your voice -- is something we all go through. There is something reassuring, beautiful even, in how human this is.

9 Ways To Gracefully Handle Change

Christian de la Huerta | Posted 01.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Christian de la Huerta

Change is in the air. Not only is the change of seasons palpable in many places, but in the case of many people I know, life changes are brewing, often showing up in dramatic ways or in the form of an unexpected curveball.