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Apr 22, 2018
Celebrate the Earth Today
Today is Earth Day 2018. Our common home needs to be treated with love, respect, and care. Despite the many differences and challenges we face, Mother Earth is our planet. We've got to treat our planet better. It is not disposable, just as our lives are precious and not to be thrown away.
Apr 17, 2018
Advance Directives Give Voice to Your Life and Death Care
Nobody likes to think about it. We are all going to die. But if you don't think about the end of life and express ahead of time your thoughts on how you want medical care to proceed if you are in a life and death situation then you put the burden on someone else. You leave the difficult decision to continue with family or medical providers.
Apr 12, 2018
Her Goal Really Was to Climb a Mountain
Some people view major goals, the ones that are very difficult and challenging, as metaphorically a mountain to climb. But for 7-year old Montana Kelly, a second grader from Austin, Texas, this was literally her goal. She wanted to be the youngest girl to ever climb to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Apr 08, 2018
When I Walk
When I walk I go to another place. Literally, of course, as in the places my feet take me. But I am speaking also of another place, a meditative and contemplative space, where I can think, reflect, dream and just be.
Apr 03, 2018
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, March 2018
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from March, 2018 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Mar 27, 2018
French Policeman Arnaud Beltrame Gave His Life to Save a Stranger
A rare act of courage resulted in saving the life of a terrorist hostage. A female supermarket employee was probably going to die, but French policeman Arnaud Beltrame convinced the terrorists to let him exchange places with her.
Mar 14, 2018
Stephen Hawking Dies on Pi Day
Stephen Hawking, the famed and brilliant physicist, has died at 76. On Pi Day, no less.
Mar 08, 2018
Celebrating International Women's Day Google Style
March 8 is International Women's Day. It was established to help bring more attention to the need for gender equality. Far too long has there been too many instances where there is not the same economic opportunity for women compared to men. The movement is growing for equal pay for equal work and more opportunity for women to be in positions of power and leadership.
Mar 03, 2018
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, February 2018
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from February, 2018 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Feb 27, 2018
Writing a First Draft of Your Memoir Is Really Possible
So many people have thought about writing a life story or memoir. They agree it is a good idea to help process their life experiences and share their values and lessons. They understand it is good for their emotional and spiritual health and development. They recognize it as one way to leave their mark, to let others know who they are and what the life journey has been for them.
Everybody has a story to tell!