Insights and Inspiration for the Inner Warrior

Waking on the First Day of Trump’s America

This morning I awoke early, as I always do, but in a strange bed in a strange city (I’m up in New York for a business trip) and in a seemingly strange world. My smartphone gave me some shocking news: Donald Trump is going to be the next U.S. president. The bombastic...

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The Virtues of Porch Sitting

Why do so few people just sit on their porches and watch the world anymore? That question came to me the other day when I went to visit my elderly parents at the old Pennsylvania farmhouse where I grew up. My folks are in their eighties now and are fortunate enough to...

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A Peaceable Man is a blog about peaceful living, written from a man’s perspective. If you are in despair, grappling with emotions that you don’t understand and that feel too big for you, this site is for you. Perhaps you’ve been battling the beast of anxiety and depression for years. Perhaps you feel that there is no hope for you, that yours is somehow a special case. Other people get better, but you won’t. You are different. Something about your case, your genes, your makeup. It’s your fate.  Learn more…

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About Jim Kerr

People sometimes ask me: what are your credentials for writing a blog about peaceful living? Are you a licensed therapist? A mental health practitioner? A life coach?  More about Jim…