When living in New York and working in the corporate world helping to manage the portfolios of the world’s wealthiest clients, my friends and peers sacrificed various of the values this guide for a simple life recommends. Not surprisingly, it brought imbalances into our lives. It affected the choices we made, ironically our finances, the … Read moreA Manifesto for a Simple Life
A Facebook friend and fellow writer who was the editor of a well-known magazine in India pondered if perhaps she is wasting her life these days. She enjoys naps, reading, spending time with family and friends, and is happy she does not have to see clients face to face – thanks to technology. She is … Read moreIs a Slower Pace of Life a Waste?
I came to a clear understanding a few years ago that we all do the best we can with our level of awareness. When we know better, we do better. When we don’t know better, we tend to be more hurtful to others and ourselves. I think of my loving mom who didn’t support significant … Read moreBuddhist Prayer of Forgiveness