The Golden Rule Done Better

It's bad advice to say, "Treat others the way you want to be treated." Well, perhaps it's not terrible advice, but I think we can do better by adopting the following phrase as a guide for our actions: Treat others the way they want to be treated. It's called the Platinum Rule. It may be … Continue reading The Golden Rule Done Better

To Love Others (Without Them Knowing It)

Unrequited love is a common theme of tortured souls, those who wish for nothing more than to be loved back by their beloved. In many stories, this type of love is a kind of tragedy for we often assume that love is (and perhaps should be) realized only in particular ways. But I've recently been … Continue reading To Love Others (Without Them Knowing It)