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 […]

Niveous Heights: Freely And Sincerely Accepting Existence

Niveous Heights: Freely And Sincerely Accepting Existence “May you live every day of your life.” – Jonathan Swift Each day that you continue to exist is a gift, an opportunity to pursue that which fulfills you most, to live to the absolute fullest. We all have external challenges in our lives that, while perhaps necessary […]

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, […]

Steadfast Sands: Get Busy Living Today

Steadfast Sands: Get Busy Living Today “Get busy living or get busy dying.” – Stephen King Time is an eternal force in our lives that cannot be halted, impeded, or slowed. Your journey through life will keep progressing one way or another, regardless of whether you try to stop or deny it. In the most […]

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 […]

Propagation And Maturation: Serendipitous Percipience

Propagation And Maturation: Serendipitous Percipience “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare As you grow throughout your life, the duality of your existence should always be acknowledged and embraced. You should strive to embody a perspective that is both agreeable to those things which empower you and resolute against those […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ineluctable Precipitation: Affirmations Of The Inescapable

Ineluctable Precipitation: Affirmations Of The Inescapable “Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.” – Albert Camus Struggle is ingrained in the biology of all human beings, as it is intrinsic to continued existence in this physical space. Whether internal or external, creating anything positive that can withstand the chaos of […]

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 […]