"Serenity Now Moment at Lake Tahoe," Photo by Keegan Houser on Unsplash
Reflections on Aging

Seeing What is Most Real in the Midst of What is Most Familiar

I’m reading a book written by David Brooks titled The Second Mountain. In it, Brooks discusses the difference between a career and a vocation. He writes that in the vocation mentality one is not living [Read more…]

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Health and Wellness Programs

Compassion: What is it? Why is it Powerful? What is its Threatened Role in Medicine?

Having compassion is a way of being, thinking, and acting that can be easily misunderstood and misidentified.  To show compassion is a way to make the lives of people who receive it better, while also [Read more…]