Yearning for a simple life

Life is simple, but it's not easy.It becomes complicated when we look for the easy way out.Doing the right thing is often complicated by our concern for the consequences with those around us.The greater our emphasis on those consequences, the more complicated life becomes because we have that much more to consider before we hold…

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Hope and faith…two peas in a pod

Sometimes I lose the only thing that I can't afford to lose. Hope.And then I scramble after it knowing that everything else is worthless without it.Hope is something that cannot be denied, or destroyed.Like faith, it can only be redirected.When we give up hope in our dreams, we invest hope in the relief that we…

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Hopelessly hopeful

In all the times that hope seemed to escape me, I realised that it was not because the future held no hope. It was because I had given up hope of being able to participate meaningfully in that future. I've often believed that it's not depression that exists, but instead, it is hopelessness. It is…

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