No Technology Allowed!

How long can you go with no technology?

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Most people would agree that we’re too connected to our phones, internet, etc. For this reason, some people see technology in general as something that we need to learn to live without. This story illustrates how difficult it is even for the cynics to refrain from using technology. Continue reading “No Technology Allowed!”

Star Stuck

When opportunity calls, do you go for it, or let it go?

I’m just curious, have you ever had a moment where you wanted to do something, but you were too shy to go for it? The following story illustrates the importance of just doing the thing that you’re hesitant to do. Might help you overcome that fear, might not. Continue reading “Star Stuck”

Welcome to Richville!

What if everyone was rich?

If you’re like most people, you’ve probably believed — or still do believe — that everyone should be rich. After all, it would get rid of the greed and solve many conflicts, wouldn’t it? The following story illustrates another perspective. Might help you change your philosophy, might not. Continue reading “Welcome to Richville!”

Total Gratitude

Most people don’t know how fortunate they are until they lose it.

Some people look down on those who put a lot of value on their material possessions. In my opinion, that habit is only bad when that person loves their possessions so much that they lose gratitude for things like loved ones and health. The following story illustrates the difference between the two mindsets. Maybe you or someone you know can relate to it. Continue reading “Total Gratitude”

Are You a Zero or a Hero?

It’s YOUR story to tell.

There’s an old saying that life is 10% what happens to us, and 90% how we respond. Who says that you have to be disappointed about your problems and failures? Who says you can’t look at them in a way that makes you stronger? This story is about a young burn victim who gets a lesson in perspective from his doctor. Continue reading “Are You a Zero or a Hero?”

Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t — you’re right.” – Henry Ford

There’s an old saying by Wayne Dyer that goes, “our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.” While working on our success, we often run into circumstancesĀ that we allow to stop us because we “can’t” get through them. The reality is, we’re usually choosing not to get through those obstacles. The following story shows the great difference that our mindset makes in theseĀ situations. Continue reading “Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?”