Wandering and Wondering

There are certain random activities that seem to stimulate creative thinking. Several people have told me that they come up with their best ideas in the shower, or when driving. Walking, particularly in the woods, is one of those activities for me. There is nothing more inspiring -- and nothing that inspires more contemplation -- than being in nature. I've … Continue reading Wandering and Wondering


Things You Never Say to a Depressed Person

Be careful what "words of comfort" or "advice" you give to the depressed person in your life. Regardless of your intentions, you could do more harm than good. The following are just a few examples of things NOT to say to someone with depression. Trust me on this; I've heard most of 'em. 1. "Just think positively/look on the bright … Continue reading Things You Never Say to a Depressed Person