Abstracts Of Intimacy: The Lamentations And Jubilations Of Love

Abstracts Of Intimacy: The Lamentations And Jubilations Of Love “You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.” – Jodi Picoult Romantic love is not rational. It is not logical and thus cannot be calculated or fully quantified. It is greater than the sum of its […]

Solo Florescence: The Balance Of Welcomed Seclusion

Solo Florescence: The Balance Of Welcomed Seclusion “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” – Dr. Seuss Many people, as a result of their upbringing or the culture they currently inhabit, have embraced a perspective that seeks direction or meaning only from external […]

A Varied Topography: Welcoming The Shades Of Yourself

A Varied Topography: Welcoming The Shades Of Yourself “Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” – Benjamin Spock The preferences or value judgments of other people do not supersede your own. You must fully know yourself, so that you can trust yourself and in turn engage freely and confidently in those actions […]

Watercolor Alliances: The Necessities Of Friendship

Watercolor Alliances: The Necessities Of Friendship “There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.” – Jim Henson The bonds shared between friends are often life affirming in a way that few other things can equal. While not a requirement for personal prosperity, having the support of a true ally, someone who accepts […]

Polychromatic Improvement: Creating Insightful Change

Polychromatic Improvement: Creating Insightful Change “How wonderful is it that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank At any given moment, you have the potential inside of you to act in whatever way you see fit. In spite of how overwhelmed you may at times feel to […]

Blossoming Appreciation: The Importance Of Gratitude

Blossoming Appreciation: The Importance Of Gratitude “Express gratitude for the greatness of small things.” – Richie Norton In a world filled with so many people and so much inexplicable suffering, you must take the time to acknowledge and be grateful for even the smallest of comforts, pleasures or victories in your own life. Even the […]

Vespers Of The Self: Untroubled Acceptance

Vespers Of The Self: Untroubled Acceptance “Self-observation is the first step of inner unfolding.” – Amit Ray The ability to look deeply within oneself is the beginning of thoroughly understanding oneself. Only through intense internal reflection can a person become aware of their innermost beliefs and in time learn how to govern, shape or even […]