Emotional Health

The care and feeding of your soul.


  In 1983, I wrote a book called The Happy Person for a psychoanalyst who did a study of what made people happy. What he …

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Over the Edge Through the disciplined precision of our efforts, we’ll come again and again to our edge””the difficult places beyond which we’ve previously been …

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This is a wonderful piece by Michael Gartner, editor of newspapers large and small, and president of NBC News. In 1997, he won the Pulitzer …

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Fatherhood, 2009

Those Winter Sundays   Sundays too my father got up early And put his clothes on in the blueback cold, then with cracked hands that …

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