People wonder what they can do to decrease the tumult in the world today. I offer only this: That we rededicate ourselves to the ideal of giving to our children...
Too many of us think that pain and anger are an essential part of us; as if setting them down would feel like losing a limb. But we're wrong.
August 11, 2016
What a tough guy taught Peter Himmelman about how to bring true love.
August 01, 2016
When Peter Himmelman thought he lost his tortoise, he fell into deep contemplation. When he rediscovered his pet, he was brought into a place of "extreme presence." Here's...
July 11, 2016
Peter Himmelman wonders why he cares more about the death of his pet tortoise than tragedies that are happening to humans all over the world.
July 04, 2016
After hearing some horrible news recently, Peter Himmelman was overwhelmed with the desire to kill... and hidden in that desire was a deep lesson about what is actually "right" when...
June 01, 2016
What does it really mean to be in love? Answers from observing an elderly couple who lived it right in front of me.
May 16, 2016
How a recent visit by Peter Himmelman to a group of wounded veterans helped him discovered a bravery that went far beyond the kind we are used to celebrating.
April 19, 2016
How to move past a life that is measured by numbers and into one that is celebrated through depth.