Things may not be ok, but you are.
I’m a bit baffled why the way we discuss age. In truth, I’m a bit baffled that we discuss it at all. This year I noticed the first signs of fine lines around my eyes. I’m well overdue for them, as many people younger than I am experience them. My first thought was a bit […]
One of the keys to happiness is to embrace what makes you *you.* Even if it’s weird and no one else gets it. In fact, it’s especially important to embrace the things about yourself that no one else gets. Build your life’s vision on those things. Make them your life’s work. Harnessing the aspects of […]
“I’d be more frightened by not using whatever abilities I’d been given. I’d be more frightened by procrastination and laziness.” – Denzel Washington This is the third installment of a 7 part series on how we internalize and externalize the concept of the seven deadly sins. Please note that I use the term “sin” as a convenience, […]
This is part of a 7 week series on how we internalize and externalize the concept of the seven deadly sins. Please note that I use the term “sin” as a convenience, not for the literal meaning. Researching vainglory couldn’t have come at a better time for me. I look at myself and my thoughts in a […]
Every Wednesday for the next 7 weeks, I’ll examine how we internalize and externalize the seven deadly sins. While researching the seven deadly sins, I’ve come to the conclusion that these so-called sins are not “deadly” because they lead to a hellish afterlife. Rather, they are “deadly” because they destroy the life that we currently […]
Memories Are Not Something that You Can Hold. I’ve never been one for documenting my history in photographs. I prefer to archive my life in words. I believe that the power of a memory is not visual or tangible. Instead a memory is how your mind has captured a particular moment. I prefer collages to […]