July 2012 Archives

About fifteen years ago I was driving solo along the highways of New Mexico with some books on tape to keep me company. The most memorable of these was Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway, a self-help classic by Susan Jeffers. Among other good recommendations, Jeffers suggested that I take time every night to write down 50 things for which I was grateful. “Did she say 50?!” I exclaimed, rewinding the cassette. Yup, she said 50. Because it’s not…