To Move That Mountain, All You Really Need Is Desire

It won’t get any easier, it really won’t. So knowing this, just get on with the ordeal. This is one of my personal mantras when I’m afraid of facing something and it works like a charm. Ask yourself; Where I am right now, is it all that great? Is it really where I want toContinue reading “To Move That Mountain, All You Really Need Is Desire”

My Self Love Challenge: 8 Horrible Habits I’m Giving Up This November

We’re all in the gutter, some of us are simply looking up to the sky and can’t see the filth.

No More Excuses

I had a visit from one of my closest friends. She came in to town to see a dentist. It was nice seeing her after so many months. I was reminded of the need to keep in better touch with my friends, few as they are already. She excitedly broke the news that she willContinue reading “No More Excuses”

Svetlana Alexievich Reminds Me of How to Be Human

Sometimes I need to forget I’m an introvert. Svetlana Alexievich Reminds Me of How to Be Human This piece is so painfully relatable. It’s crazy how we complain about the banality of our existence yet are connecting less and less with each other. Life is about connection. I do this often myself. Shut myself offContinue reading “Svetlana Alexievich Reminds Me of How to Be Human”

The Sounds of Silence: A Reading List About Listening to Nature

Kindling a new awareness of the outdoors wasn’t something the author predicted, but it brought a host of realizations — including the discovery of … The Sounds of Silence: A Reading List About Listening to Nature Lately I’ve also found great comfort and enjoyment in listening to instrumentals. Particularly the nature sounds. I find themContinue reading “The Sounds of Silence: A Reading List About Listening to Nature”

Identity Beyond Brands & Status: Who Are You?

“I am successful because I can. I can, because I am!” – How far you go in life depends on what you believe you can achieve, and what you believe you can do depends on who you see yourself to be. So ultimately, the question of the day is “who are you?” Or better phrased;Continue reading “Identity Beyond Brands & Status: Who Are You?”

Gone For a Hike: A Reading List on Wilderness and Survival

Five captivating reads on adventures you never want to have. Gone For a Hike: A Reading List on Wilderness and Survival These were great reads, especially the first and last stories and for different reasons. The first because of movies like “Alive” and “Lost” that were seemingly made from these life experiences. The last storyContinue reading “Gone For a Hike: A Reading List on Wilderness and Survival”