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What's Really Behind that Lifelong Longing?

Each of us has a fork in the road in our past that we wonder about. "What if I had taken the other job?" "What if I had a family?" "How can I realize my dream while keeping my life in balance?" Dr. Jerry Ruhl, author of Living Your Unlived Life, says we need to first step back and understand what our desires actually represent in order to take everyday steps toward attaining them.

Posted: 12/14/07