Treatment for Chronic Pain

The NY Times followed up their previous articles with the last in the three part series.  This one focused on the treatment of chronic pain.  Unfortunately only two little paragraphs were dedicated to the talking therapies, cognitive behavioral therapy and...

The Day After Thanksgiving: Black Friday

It was my goal today to do everything possible to avoid a store.  For me the day after Thanksgiving is a day to relax and putter, that gentle art of doing little tasks in a lazy manner.  Standing in line at Kohl’s at 4AM to grab a deal has got to be...

You’re Not Making It Up: Chronic Pain

Those of us who have or are experiencing chronic pain of any kind know how frustrating and fatiguing it can be.  A recent series of articles by Jane Brody in the New York Times outlines suggestions for how to cope.  A link to Part One and Two of Three:...

New Web Site!

There is a lot of "New" going on!  Explore What’s Next will have a new web site soon.  While construction goes on behind the scenes, a temporary page featuring the new site designed by Stephen O’Bryan can be viewed at...
Simple Inspiration

Simple Inspiration

While many popular self-help books are of dubious authority, there are a few that present a concept so simple in its wisdom we smack ourselves on the forehead and think, “Well, duh!”  Even so, when there is pressure in our lives we need...