“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.
“The opposite of courage in our society today is not cowardice…it is conformity” This has been an idea that I have been contemplating for the better part of 3 weeks. We have come to believe that there is a certain path that a man must walk in order to be a COMPLETE human being. A … More The Social Blueprint
“Forgive, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace.” We have been through it before on some level. Hurt and deceived by people in the world around us. From the little things like having a prank played on you or someone stealing your last chocolate to the more serious things like a parent … More The Power of Forgiveness
Ever had that moment? The one where your eyes glaze over, your breath quickens and your heart beats rapidly…. You see the world crumbling around you. Your memories become tainted and ‘what could have beens’ keep crashing around you shattering into pieces. You feel and hear your soul howl in anguish as your heart shatters … More The Beauty of Falling Apart
“The worst kind of pain is when you’re smiling just to stop the tears from falling” For the people out there who has been the victim of heartbreak or having their love rejected. Do not be ashamed or afraid, it truly does happen to many of us. It should offer some solace to kn ow … More Healing a Broken Heart
“Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change” I wake up in a different bed, in a different town, driving different roads, going to a different place of work, to see different people, to come home and do things I have never had to do before. I have different thoughts, … More The Power of Change
“Loneliness is the ultimate poverty” Having recently moved to a new town for work purposes. (A tiny town mind you…like 10 minutes of driving and you’ve seen the whole town…twice). That feeling of loneliness and isolation due to the idea of having no friends or family around you. That empty, hollow feeling inside of being cut … More Loneliness