Entries from March 2009

Monday, March 30th, 2009

The Blissful Art of Being and Breathing

We must not allow the clock and the calendar to blind us to the fact
that each moment of life is a miracle and a mystery.
- H. G. Wells
One warm evening nine years ago…
After spending nearly every waking minute with Angel for eight straight days, I knew that I had to tell her just one thing.  […]

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

A Miracle Cure for Stress

This guest post was written by Mary Jaksch, the author of Goodlife ZEN.
Do you feel like life is accelerating?  Maybe you look back at the last five years and wonder where time went.  It may even feel as if all that’s left is stress – without moments of joy and peace.
I must admit, I also […]

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

What is the Value of an Hour?

It was almost midnight on an idle Tuesday and the hospital hallways were unusually calm.  I had just finished reading an old issue of Sports Illustrated from cover to cover.  “Waiting sucks,” I thought to myself.  “Why didn’t I bring a book?”
As I sat quietly with my eyes closed, I could vaguely hear the soft […]

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

“I Will Do One Thing Today” To-Do List

This morning I informed my colleagues that I had only one thing on my to-do list.  Two of them chuckled, a few of them rolled their eyes, but every one of them assumed I would spend most of my day slacking off.  They changed their minds, however, when our boss sent out a mass email […]

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Top 40 Ways to Take Notes Online

Regular note-taking is one of the most productive habits a person can practice.  The ability to take notes online and access them anytime, from any location is priceless.  Over the last few years, I have personally tested nearly 100 different ways to do this.  Some of these note-taking systems are worth mentioning, and some are […]

Monday, March 9th, 2009

How Time Management Can Ruin Lives

Time is the school in which we learn.
Time is the fire in which we burn.
- Delmore Schwartz
His Story
Tick-tock, tick tock…  It’s the pulse that endlessly beats through his mind.  He attempts to ignore it.  He jogs, reads, writes, drinks, chats, anything to distract its drumming.  But it persists.  The pulse follows him.  It calls to […]

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

25 Ways to Live 25 Hours a Day

Time isn’t money.  It’s the single greatest constituent of life.  The more time you create for yourself, the more time you have to live.  Thus, saving time is life saving.  If you’ve been feeling a day late and a buck short, you’ve been mismanaging your time… and your life.
Here are 25 proven time saving tips […]