Personal Growth and Development
From the Editor's Desk:
Another Chance -- By Regina Garson.
In an instant, life as I knew it changed, and I was hanging, as if in some limbo thinking, I'm not ready. I got stuff to do. I'm not finished yet. It is seldom our choice as to when we leave this life. It could have very well been my turn, but a series of miracles brought me through that day.
Does Success Make People Happy or Does Happiness Itself Lead to Success? Research shows that happy people are in general more successful than less happy people and that their happiness is in large part a consequence of their positive emotions rather than vice versa.
Articles and Information:
Creating A Meaningful Life --
By Wendy Betterini
Sometimes we forget how fleeting life is. If you knew you were going to die tomorrow, what would you do today?
Scrooged - A Dickens of a Way
to Manage Change! --
By Martin Haworth
Managing change in our lives and in our businesses is vital in the modern environments in which we live. There is much to learn from that old and cantankerous Dickens character, Mr Ebenezer Scrooge himself...
The Most Deadly Disease of All: DENIAL --
By Michael McCright
No matter what the statistics show about Heart Disease or Cancer, or any other disease, the disease of DENIAL kills more people every year than any other disease.
Join A Support Group
And Reduce Your Stress Levels --
By Royane Real
When you are facing a particularly difficult time in life, support groups can help you on your journey.
Little Things make Life Meaningful -- Article by Michael Holmboe Meyer about reaching out to each other.
Show Yourself how Much You Care -- By Regina Garson, Editor Magic Stream
What Makes People The Happiest? -- Researchers Say It's Not Money Or Popularity. APA Study Finds Autonomy, Competence, Relatedness and Self-Esteem at Top of List of Psychological Needs
The Man Who Sat Around All Day
And Did Nothing --
A Short Story By Araykay
An old fashioned fable, with a happy ending.
How Well Do You Know Yourself?
Online Test Resources
Belief System Selector -- Do your beliefs and your religion mesh? An exploration of world religions as they relate to your beliefs.
The Enneagram -- Many centuries ago, the indolent holy men of a Muslim goatherding culture devised a new interpretation of human nature, and passed it down through obscure traditions
of mystical thought.
Fun Personality & Love -- Try these love & fun personality quizes to see where you might make a few changes in your life. There is E-IQ - Emotional Intelligence, Gender Purity Test, Spirituality and more.
The Keirsey Temperament Sorter -- This is a personality and temperament sorter and test. Do you know yourself? This is one of the best known in this area.
Personality and IQ Tests at Magic Stream
Article Garden - - Sustainable Living Article Directory
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Regina Garson, Editor and Publisher