We hope you find encouragement and inspiration on our
inspirational stories, page 2, to start your day
on a positive note.
Be motivated by the gems of wisdom found in them!
What Is Your Destiny In the past few years, I have been involved in many aspects of the both the criminal and social justice systems. And, this involvement has been both in correctional services, as an investigator for social justice issues, and as a leader
and counselor in an employee assistance program. In each of these experiences, I have found many people who are on the edge of a precipice and one which could easily see them turn to either a life filled with more severe criminal activity, or a life that sees them constantly looking for someone else to blame for their past and current circumstances, and those who are so stressed from work and ....
Achievement of Goals For 26 years, I worked for a major corporation in Toronto, Ontario. While I had a wonderful career working with some great people, for the last five years of that career I found myself wanting a change. However, my financial circumstances did not allow me to leave my job.
But, I had my goals - to own our own small business, to live in the country, basically to I had my goalschange our lifestyle.
But, of course, I faced challenges in achieving these goals. I can't tell you how many times I felt frustrated. I felt like I was going further away from my goals rather than moving towards them.
A Car Accident Over the years we have had occasion to talked about the frailty of life, the "here today In the matter of seconds, lives can be irreversibly altered
and gone tomorrow" potential we all face but it had never been so personally realistic before. And, it wasn't that we haven't had friends, relatives, and colleagues die before, it was now much more personal. In a matter of seconds, lives can be irreversibly altered; death could have easily been the result.
Catherine and I were on our way to our nephew's birthday party one rainy Saturday morning driving along what some people call moose alley
It was early, few other cars on the ....
A Little Bit of Kindness There are times in our life when we don't take action because we feel the act of kindness The smallest gesture can make a huge impact is too little, that it wouldn't make a difference. However, sometimes the smallest gesture can make a huge impact on someone's life. There are many different ways we can show kindness to others, and it doesn't have to be in a big way.
The simplest of things may make the difference. A smile, a door being held open, a handwritten note, a kind word, the list can go on and on.
I was recently reading some of Aesop's fables and came across the story of The Lion and The Mouse. While this story has been ....
More Inspirational Stories To Encourage and Inspire
Story-telling is a form of communication that has been used for
generations. They are a wonderful
way to express our thoughts. Reading someone's experiences can make
us feel better especially if we are experiencing
a similar situation.
We all have a story and the ending of our it depends solely on us. And, remember "your life is a story make it a best seller".
We also offer reviews of Inspirational Books which
contain our thoughts on books that we have read, many of them tell a story that can
help you see situations in a different perspective. To quote Bell Hooks, "Life-transforming ideas have always come to me through books."