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You Can Be Surrounded By People Yet Still Be Lonely

You Can Be Surrounded By People Yet Still Be Lonely

Tweet I kept coming back to that one picture.   It was one picture out of hundreds I had shot last week. It wasn’t a particularly breathtaking, show stopping shot, yet in my eyes, there was something simple and aching in the bristly dark flowers that reminded me of human nature.   I found it an interesting insight into my state of thought that these two flowers next to each other reminded me of people. The tentative reaching out, close … Read entire article »

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The Best Things In Life Are Moments

The Best Things In Life Are Moments

Tweet The best things in life are not things, they are moments. It’s moments, little everyday moments, that make our life special.   It’s the way we feel when we spend time with someone we love. It’s the emotions we feel when we are able to share our thoughts and fears with someone we feel safe with. It’s the joy of play. It’s … Read entire article »

Marriage is A Choice

Marriage is A Choice

Tweet A man chooses a woman. A woman chooses a man.   Then they get married and the fairytale version of life says that they live in bliss happily ever after, no effort required.     Ummmm…no…  Marriage is work. Work that provides great dividends and satisfaction. Work that requires lots of thought and effort no matter how great the love is.   But more important, marriage … Read entire article »

Black & White Is Really A Hue Of Choices

Black & White Is Really A Hue Of Choices

Tweet “I have no choice.” He said to me.   “You always have a choice. Sometimes you need to choose between two sucky choices but you have a choice.” I answered, trying to keep my frustration in check at the disheartened and fatalistic life attitude.   Even though at times it may look it, the world is not black and white. Every minute of every … Read entire article »

Beginnings Involve Letting Go

Beginnings Involve Letting Go

Tweet   We yearn for growth and new beginnings, yet so many of us lament about being stuck.   The truth is, we are the only ones holding ourselves back. Sure, we can make all kinds of excuses why we can’t do this thing or the other thing, but let’s get real with ourselves, if we really wanted to do something, no one could … Read entire article »

It’s Hard To Turn The Lens On Yourself

It’s Hard To Turn The Lens On Yourself

Tweet Most of us spend at least a few minutes a day in front of mirrors. But how often do we find comfort in our reflection as opposed to finding it unsatisfactory? I know that I’ve personally never seen a woman pass a mirror without taking a quick peek at herself, and more often than not she will then also fix … Read entire article »

We All Find Ways To Compensate For The Things We Think We Lack Or Think We Lack

We All Find Ways To Compensate For The Things We Think We Lack Or Think We Lack

Tweet We all have faults. They might be physical, emotional, or moral, but we all have them.   Some people wear their faults on their sleeves, bemoaning to anyone who will listen what they hate about themselves or what’s wrong with them. Others hide their faults, ashamed to acknowledge them, afraid to share them, unwilling to uncover them lest others see their vulnerability.   The … Read entire article »