Will You Sing with Me in a Virtual Choir for Mental Health?

Thanks for your interest in participating in the “World Is Better” campaign! If you’d like to participate in the virtual choir, here are what you need: A smartphone A computer, tablet or similar device that can play a YouTube video Earphones to listen to #2 (optional) Google account (not an …

How I Am Becoming Less Botherable

I’ve been having an intense period of digging up stuck emotions.  40+ years of accumulated feelings are sure a lot.  Each time I react emotionally, usually in the manner of taking things too personally, I am just surprised by the underlying feeling.  I’ve encountered stuff like: The disappointment of realizing …

Chris Cornell and Suffering in Silence

It’s an awkward and selfish thing, but when I first heard that Chris Cornell suddenly died, I found myself hoping it was from a heart attack or some other unforeseen-and-hard-to-prevent condition.  Someone else I knew personally, another gifted person, died from a sudden heart attack one day a few years ago, …