Some of us go through life as though we have a dark cloud hanging over our heads. Some of us seem walk in sunshine. Why is that? Well, living a charmed life is not all just random chance. Our thinking and behaviour can make a big difference in how lucky we are.

Here are ten ways to change bad luck into good luck:

(First published in Starry Night March 2007)

* from “The Luck Factor”, by Richard Wiseman