Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

Bullying

I was reading a new post over at Where Are My Super Mom Boots (if you are asking the question “why does Grandpa Richard read that site?”, it is my eldest daughter’s!) and I noted with interest item # 4. Bullying. Unfortunately, I did not really notice the issue much, in my own childhood, or […]

50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology

A short review that I read today led me to the book “50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology”. It has a subtitle of “Shattering Widespread Misconceptions about Human Behavior”. Here are 3 samples. Myth # 1: Most people use only 10% of their brain power. Myth # 2: It’s better to express anger than to […]

Good Sex Pleases God

Want to please God? Please your spouse in the bedroom. That is the message being shared by Father Knotz, a Franciscan friar from a monastery outside Krakow in southern Poland. His book aims to sweep away the taboos and assure Catholic couples that good sex is part of a good marriage. “Some people, when they […]