Discover your why

Flipped open the book to a random page and found this.I don't think there is anything that drives us towards anger or happiness more than this single principle.Understanding it within the context of our lives is crucial towards achieving fulfilment in our relationships."We must believe that we matter, that our presence is of consequence to [...]

Never abandon hope

Hope is born in moments when you have no reason to believe in the moment that is to follow, but something good unexpectedly lands in your lap.It's born when that unexpected call changes your life for the better.It's born when that stranger smiled an understanding smile in that moment that you thought the world was [...]

Give trust, before taking it away

Earn my trust!Earn my respect!Consider how lofty our opinion is of ourselves when we demand that from others.If you don't trust someone for good reason, then no problem.But if you don't trust someone just because you don't know them, then you have trust issues.That's how life becomes burdensome because we need to live with our [...]

Celebrate your humanness

Tears are not weakness because it takes strength to embrace your humanness.The worst brutes lack the courage to be human because appearing unaffected by others is their idea of strength. Sadly, such a show of strength seals their hearts to emotion and blinds their eyes to the harshness that they exhale, creating distance between them [...]

Soul food

The physical form demands fulfilment, while the soul demands peace.Too often, we mistake the fulfilment of our physical needs to be soul food, and we neglect our soul.As this soul food grows familiar, we seek ever more creative ways to get that fulfilment leading us further into indulgence, and away from peace.Soul food is the [...]

Don’t blame destiny

Most often, it is our belief in what we deserve that limits us more than what we actually deserve or are capable of achieving.It's like waiting up all night to witness an amazing sunrise only to give up as the first streaks of dawn appear and then convince ourselves that it was our destiny not [...]