Begin Anew, V21 #01

Begin Anew, V21 #01

Begin Anew by Leslie Sann Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that, but simply growth. We are happy when we are growing.~ William Butler Yeats I spend the last several days of the year, through the New Years weekend, focusing on the year that...
Giving is Receiving, V20, #27

Giving is Receiving, V20, #27

Giving is Receiving by Leslie Sann It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich. ~ Sarah Bernhardt I continue to be touched when people tell me how useful my books are to them. It brings comfort to many as they realize that Life Happens to all of us and even if...
Counting Sheep, V20, #26

Counting Sheep, V20, #26

Counting Sheep by Leslie Sann Count your blessings instead of sheep.~ Irving Berlin I love counting my blessings. Have you ever heard Bing Crosby sing count your blessings instead of sheep? Click here and give yourself a treat: Bing I share this story in (Chapter 12)...
Expressing Gratitude, V20, #25

Expressing Gratitude, V20, #25

Expressing Gratitude by Leslie Sann Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings ~ William Arthur Ward If you are feeling low down and stressed out why not Lift Up with one of the...
Making Yourself a Miserable Sandwich? V20, #24

Making Yourself a Miserable Sandwich? V20, #24

Making Yourself a Miserable Sandwich? by Leslie Sann JOY: the kind of happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens. David Steindl-Rast First a Story: Two men sat down to lunch. The first man opened his lunch box, took out his sandwich and said, “I can’t believe...
What Do You Want? V20, #23

What Do You Want? V20, #23

What Do You Want? by Leslie Sann If you don’t know where you are going, any road will do and you probably won’t get there. Most of you know that one of the themes throughout my writing is the power tool of moving from victim to victorious. Something to...