The harder we pursue happiness, the faster it runs away. But take a less direct approach and it can be yours forever. Here's how.
Well my friends over at Affluent Magazine have done it again. The latest issue of Affluent is gorgeous. I have said it before that this magazine feels so fabulous to hold. The cover is velvety soft, the content is varied and wonderful and the photos are always stunning. Below is my article in this issue that appears in my regular column. Be sure to click the cover image to enjoy Affluent as an online flip book and see my article on pages 50 and 51.
The Case for Quiet
More than a decade into the new millennium it is clear that time for silence in our daily lives is becoming more elusive. Our easy access to technology, information and entertainment overtakes our ability to tune out, shut off, and dare I say, silence it all.
You are in good company if the comfort of your smart phone ear buds has become just as important as the comfort of your shoes—if not more so. After all, it seems that our attachment to our continuous stream of information has moved from the nice-to-have category to the must-have. This truth has us accessing information while at the gym, during our commute and doing other activities.
While you may be stressed and experience fear, there's an inner strength to calm you. Columnist Pat Sullivan tells us how to turn scared into spiritual growth.
Treat yourself to these questions and successfully solve just about any problem. The answers are within you.
Spirituality is not about quick fixes. While it can help you discover options you'd previously overlooked, and even provide miracles, it offers more questions than answers.