“You make me happy.” It’s often said, when you have someone with whom there is mutual love and respect. When you find yourself smiling as you think of someone, you can’t help but assign happiness to them. Yet the true source of happiness comes from inside. We make the decision every day whether to be happy or not; whether we realize it or not. This story is about the happiness that comes from within.
Backstory – Life It was a time of contemplation. I was smiling and happily reviewing incidents of my life as they popped up randomly to mind. So I wrote at the top of the page, “What did you learn from all that?” Here are the things that came to mind. Add to my list by […]
Backstory – Evening Retirement, with all its opportunities, can also lead to a life that is quieter, safer, softer. Can that lead to boredom? That was the concern of my beloved, when retirement was new to me and well experienced by him. This is the conversation we had about that. Consider This Show – Evening […]
Backstory – Because She Loves Him This is a story you will relate to if you have been married for a long time. If not, let it be some good advice to assure that your marriage lasts a long time. It’s about dealing with one of those things that maddens you about your partner. You know […]
What is the secret of a happy life? Do you think YOU deserve a happy life? What would a happy life look like? How would you know if you are living it? To begin with, you would have peace and contentment. I believe that happy people trust that they are exactly where they were meant […]