We’re all Oliver Twist, and we all want some more. Some more time, more wealth, more skills, more opportunities. Yet, what are we doing with the little we already have? That is this week’s #questionoftheweek. One of the most famous quotes in Charles Dickens 1945 allegory was a phrase by the titular character; Please sir,Continue reading “Beware, The Perfect Excuse for Failure”
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 this; Where you are now, is it all that great? If not, then don’t you want toContinue reading “Is Your Desire Strong Enough?”
My self love challenge this month is a psychological (behavioral) cleanse. One I choose to do by myself, for myself. Our outlook and mentality towards life is what shapes our opportunities, challenges, fortunes and misfortunes. I saw a quote this week that reads; We’re all in the gutter, some of us are simply looking upContinue reading “My Inspiration This Week Is Self Love: 8 Horrible Habits I’m Giving Up This Month”
What would you be doing if you could do absolutely anything? So this question actually inspired me to put together my anything-is-possible list and I had so much fun doing it that I wonder why it took me this long. I also discovered that pouring out your heart desires (those things you would absolutely doContinue reading “What Inspired Me This Week: 7 Things I’ll Do If I Could Do Anything, Books & More.”
Powerful reads on which language comes first, second, or even third. Disappearing Language: A Reading List on Losing Your Native Tongue I found this piece from Longreads to be painfully relatable yet comforting to know it’s a shared feeling.
From timely writing inspiration to Greek gods, here’s a list of things that inspired me this week. I’m definitely looking forward to a great week after finding these timely bits of inspiration over the weekend. 1. Writing Inspiration I was feeling down a bit about the challenge of keeping my dream to write full timeContinue reading “What Inspired Me This Week”
The world today is twisted so badly that we don’t know what’s the truth anymore. Right and wrong have become relative concepts and we seek validation in places and things that have no real value. Things like wealth, fame, follower-ship, widespread influence and amassing likes have become the cornerstone of our existence as a raceContinue reading “Influencers or Leaders? Validation or Invalidation?”
Dad was always busy then, he thought he needed to give us a better life, and he did I suppose. Mum was always smiling, and thought a family should do this and should do that. . . Mum would put her hands gently atop both our heads and say to us;