• Choice of attention, to pay attention to this and ignore that, is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer.
  • W. H. Auden (1907-1973) British Poet

Shovel It Forward Campaign

Other teens are helping neighbors shovel out during snowstorms through social media generated "shovel it forward" campaign.

Students Give Up Phones to Help Cancer Victim

Boston area high school students lock up their cell phones for 30 days. Instead of using phones, they go around neighborhoods raising money to help out local people in need, including this single mom with cancer.

Economic stability, air safety, sanitation systems and accountants – what do they all have in common? They’re among the topics we cover in our series of essays that analyze the past and find in it positive things to light the way ahead.

Our hand-picked selection of insightful essays that argue for a positive view of the world and of yourself.

An assortment of entertaining short fiction with a positive message. Our introductory series Johnny Brownpants was written especially for children, with short stories for adults to follow soon.

David Beckham, Warren Buffett and John McCain are among the celebrities whose success stories come under the microscope in our analysis of what it takes to get to the top: family connections? Luck? Or good old fashioned ruthlessness?