Category: self-absorption

Finding Success in Kindness

June 17, 2014 | 6 comments

If you have a few minutes, the below graduation speech by George Saunders is well worth reading. When explaining what he regrets most after decades of living, he points out failures of kindness. I could easily relate. He exposes the

What are you preoccupied with?

August 10, 2011 | 1 comment

Self-absorption in all its forms kills empathy, let alone compassion. When we focus on ourselves, our world contracts as our problems and preoccupations loom large. ~ Daniel Goleman    The way out of self-absorption is God-reflection!  Focus on God, not