The worst thing you can say to someone who says they want to kill themself is, "No, you don't." Never tell someone who's suicidal that they don't want to kill themself, at least that's the position of the specially-trained responders at the Veterans Crisis Line, 1-800-273-8255, run by the U.S Department of Veterans Affairs. Today's post is a ... Continue Reading »
You're Not Cursed!
Don’t find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain. -- Henry Ford Stop complaining, geez! Oh, sorry. I'm not talking to you. I'm talking to myself. Well, maybe I'm talking to you, too. Do you even realize you're doing it? I think we're losing our ability to recognize that much of what we're saying when we say it is negative, just whiny-butt ... Continue Reading »
No matter how carefully you plan your life, how steady you travel, how well you chart your path, at any time, on any day, you can get completely knocked off track. It could have been your fault, or maybe partly your fault, or not your fault, at all. But there you are, stunned, toppled off your feet, metaphorically stuck in the mud, trying to figure ... Continue Reading »
If you had the power, would you really chose to travel a path in life completely devoid of anything bad ever happening? That which does not kill us makes us stronger, but, honestly, if you have the choice, you would never choose hardship, would you? Why not be "weaker," if it means you get to travel a road that is free from heartache and ... Continue Reading »
If you "win" where there is no challenge, have you really won? If you "lose," but motivated yourself to be the best you can be, haven't you won an even greater victory? To win is defined as having overcome an obstacle, whether it's competing against others to be the first to reach the same goal, as in winning a race, or personally rising up ... Continue Reading »
Due to the drastic increase in followers since the site launched in late June, we're re-publishing a few choice posts this week for the newcomers who may have missed them. Each life is a path of evolution towards your true destiny, mapped by imperfections. Do you wish you were perfect? Why would you want to be perfect? To be perfect is to be ... Continue Reading »