Being Spontaneous

Being Spontaneous

“If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.”- Maya Angelou Introduction BEing spontaneous is one of my very favorite things to “do”, but what does it actually mean to “BE” spontaneous? I mean, how wonderful is it that once...
Serendipity…A Magical Occurrence of Good to Believe In

Serendipity…A Magical Occurrence of Good to Believe In

Edited by M.L. Zervos “Sometimes, the thing people call serendipity is just possibilities waiting to happen.” – Anonymous Serendipity. What a splendid word!  When I say it or even think of the word serendipity, it gives me a wonderful and...
The Joy Factor™*

The Joy Factor™*

Edited by Marie Louise Zervos “Living a life of joy is being able to be grateful and feel your experiences in the present moment.  Then one joyful moment follows another.” Shelley Whizin Many human beings walk around living a less than joyful existence, due to...
Newest Breakthrough in After Death Care: Human Composting

Newest Breakthrough in After Death Care: Human Composting

In my article called, “Green Burials: Trend or Here to Stay?” I talk about ways people are disposing of their bodies after they die.  I wanted to let you know another option to burial or cremation that is environmentally friendly, turning human remains into...
History of Palliative Care: Finding Comfort and Dignity for the Dying

History of Palliative Care: Finding Comfort and Dignity for the Dying

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count.  It’s the life in your years.”-Abraham Lincoln History of Palliative Care The concern for the quality of end of life has not always been a prime consideration. One Canadian doctor found it in his heart to...