Gratitude is such a lost art in today's fast pace society. Dr. Tom explores the psychological definition of this lost form of grace, and its implications for making society more civil.
What are you grateful for? Comment and Dr. Tom will be happy to answer your questions in his next forum.
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. Saint Basil
Acts of kindness generate generate profound gratitude and are twice a blessing...
Awhile back I ran into this great and vibrant blogger. I have always loved to read articles for alternative health solutions, and thought you would enjoy reading her blog. Her name is Ilona Pulianauskaite and she is an avid writer for general dietary, psychological, and emotional health solutions. This article is written as a collaboration… Continue Reading
After completing my doctoral studies, I turned to reading for pleasure to sustain my voracious appetite for knowledge. Blogs, vlogs, self help books, myths, fairytales, and literature on mens issues filled my time, as I sought to transition from a prescribed dream to a dream of my own undertaking. When a student leaves the teacher,… Continue Reading
As adults, oftentimes we forget the beautiful simplicity of childhood. Revisiting those moments of childhood reverie, not only creates enthusiasm for the life unfolded, but helps to carry our spirit towards ever evolving heights.
In this series of essays, I will explore the tenets of consciousness from Eastern and Western perspectives. It is imperative for a researcher to identify the core concepts that drive his or her work. Because this study focuses on models of consciousness from Eastern and Western viewpoints, it is imperative to offer a definition of… Continue Reading
Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
Dream, believe, and achieve. Sometimes it is a matter of faith, stepping into the unknown, that leads to the greatest rewards in life.
Advance Confidently in the Direction of Your Dreams
Introduction The science of consciousness is a subject that has repercussions for various academic disciplines including, but not limited to the physical and medical sciences, mathematics, philosophy, ethics, psychology, sociology, history, and theology. The reason consciousness studies transcend nearly every academic discipline is because its definition is linked to every aspect of human awareness. The… Continue Reading
For the last year, I have began my mornings and ended my day with a prayer of gratitude. I learned this practice from the book The Secret and The Magic written by the best selling author Rhonda Byrne. Thank You Rhonda for your works and teaching me that through the simple act of being grateful,… Continue Reading
“The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature.”
― Joseph Campbell
A child is never to young to begin pursuing their dreams. My soon to be double digit, 10-year-old son has developed a passion for videography. Over the summer, I decided to test him and see if he could use his creativity towards productive ends. I want to introduce my son’s first videography creation. He will… Continue Reading
Every person has a calling. Where our calling lies, is often found in those moments of silence between the notes that creates the symphony of one's life.