Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Nicki's commentary.]
There once was a country that was known far and wide for its wealth and its prosperity. It was a place equally famous for its artistic accomplishments and its scientific discoveries. It?s influence was felt far beyond its borders and when powerful men of the country spoke, other nations listened. Everyone who lived there were proud to be citizens of such a fine and mighty place.
How to stay in tune with the moment without becoming distraught.
By Catherine McCall
Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Catherine's commentary.]
Mindfulness is a buzzword of the new millennium. Mindfulness, as I understand it, means focusing our attention on the present moment, which in turn expands our awareness of ourselves, our world?everything. This mindfulness connects us to the living universe to which we all belong.
30 years after the creation of No-Fault divorce, Dennis considers it as a matter of economics.
By Dennis Henderson
Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Dennis' commentary.]
I have long been struck by the statistic that, in the United States, about 50 percent of all marriages end in divorce. To my economist?s eye, this seems inefficient. Aren?t we wasting scarce resources by starting new families only to have their lives cut short? Then, often starting over with new marriages, new divorces, ad infinitum.