“Each night I lie down in a graveyard of memories.” -Jerry Spinelli “True joy is a profound remembering; and true grief the same.”—Clive Barker Take me back and never let me go…. How easy it is to fall back into the past memories of our life. It gives us that sentimental sensation in … More Nostalgia….
“Better late than never right?” Hopefully the awkward phase of the new year where everyone is turning the ‘7’ in ‘2017’ into an 8 is over. I’ve never been one for New Year’s resolutions, because, the truth is that a new beginning can be any day you decide for it to be. Not exclusively the … More Show 2018 What You’re Made Of
“When the pain of holding on is worse than the pain of letting go, it’s time to let go” Me: So how are things going with him? Her: *shrugs The same as always… Me: *confused look Is that good? Her: We fought again last night…
“Comparison is the death of joy” – Mark Twain I consider it to be the biggest insult to yourself as possible. Comparing yourself to others, diminishes you to just a handful of human traits. Traits that include looks, finances, health, relationships, homes, cars, knowledge and more. Logically…we are so much more than that.
I remember when I was a cute little curly haired kid running around the playground at school, I felt a sharp pain on the top of my head. I stumbled slightly, and grabbed my head with my right hand. When I brought my hand into focus, it was a crimson red hand print. At that … More Thoughts of Atlas: Our Mental Health
“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.” C. Joy Bell Thank the lord the rectal examination of years’ 2016 is over. I was finally able to leave behind the soul crushing job and zombie town I was condemned … More Managing Fear
Our thoughts lead to words Our words lead to actions Our actions lead to habits Our habits lead to character Our character lead to our destiny “Everyone of us is the sum total of his own thoughts” We are all searching for the same things in life. Happiness and success. My idea of happiness is … More The Power of Our Thoughts: ‘The Strangest Secret in the World’
“You never change your life until you step out of your comfort zone; change begins at the end of your comfort zone.” What would you do if you knew you could not fail? I suppose in that regard we would do just about anything on earth from running for president to stapling water to … More Escaping the Comfort Zone
“Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first” Recently I had the opportunity to return home for a short vacation. A chance to escape from the existence of the insignificant town I currently inhabit. I spent time with family and friends, sleeping in, visiting the beach and devouring as much sushi as … More Thoughts of Atlas p6: SELF-LOVE
***Spoilers to follow of course*** Relationships can be as complicated as they are interesting. Particularly when two people are on two different pages of the story. In reality we often see relationships with one person loving more than the other. This disconnect can often lead to heartbreak and with the story of Tom and Summer, we … More Relationships and 500 days of Summer