Heroes and Hero Worship

I once heard someone say that each time we create a hero, we diminish our own capacity for greatness. It's a truth I can easily subscribe to because I cannot relate to the reality of having heroes to begin with. I've never looked at someone and thought to myself, "I want to grow up to [...]

No Forever Afters

It’s natural sometimes to feel fear when life suddenly takes a turn for the better,  because a history of disappointment or challenges conditions us to expect the worst.  So instead of embracing our new experiences,  we end up bracing ourselves for what we expect might happen.  It’s part of our survival instinct. However, because we’re [...]