Snowy Pinnacles: The Subtleties Of Endearment

Snowy Pinnacles: The Subtleties Of Endearment “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss Loving someone is one of the most intensely powerful feelings you will ever experience. When you’re in love, everything else in your reality softens. Your perspective shifts and […]

Buttes Of Resiliency: The Essentials Of Resolve

Buttes Of Resiliency: The Essentials Of Resolve “Nothing external to you has any power over you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Though you may find yourself compelled as a result of duress to act, remember that nothing external to you has any actual power over you. You are the master of your perspective and as such, […]

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 […]

Eventide By The Sea: Quietude Through Presence

Eventide By The Sea: Quietude Through Presence “If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.” – Amit Ray Though it’s important to always step back and examine the larger picture of your life, doing so too much or too often can be quite overwhelming. Trying to […]

Acceptance In Bloom: Embracing The Unalterable

Acceptance In Bloom: Embracing The Unalterable “Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.” – J.K. Rowling A problem must first be explored and understood, before it can be solved. However, upon analyzing certain problems that you encounter, you may arrive at an unsatisfying, frustrating realization; the problem […]

Impressionistic Observations: Indiscriminate Sagacity

Impressionistic Observations: Indiscriminate Sagacity “The past has no power over the present moment.” – Eckhart Tolle The past events of our lives are over and gone, their existence now relegated to our memories alone; their impact on the present moment is dictated only by our own fixation on their intangible facades. Many of the negative […]

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 […]

Brumal Summits: The Peaks And Valleys Of Happiness

Brumal Summits: The Peaks And Valleys Of Happiness “You can’t be happy unless you’re unhappy sometimes.” – Lauren Oliver Happiness is not an exact destination, nor is it a finite goal whose criteria can be met and ultimately accomplished. Instead, happiness is a journey. It is an infinite pursuit, endlessly sought because it is a […]

Fire Amidst The Darkness: Eternal Empowerment Burns Within

Fire Amidst The Darkness: Eternal Empowerment Burns Within “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi Having the life that you want takes a lot of work to create. Make no mistake, no one is ever going to do that work for you, no one can and no one […]

Spirit Of The Deep: The Trials And Tribulations Of Peace

Spirit Of The Deep: The Trials And Tribulations Of Peace “It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” – Eleanor Roosevelt There are no shortcuts on the journey towards inner peace. There will always be factors that expedite […]