I'm trying my best to live a purposeful and meaningful life. I recently read "Outliers", by Malcolm Gladwell (#latepass), and he focuses on successful people and what they all have in common - commonalities that make them outliers in their fields. The basic gist, or main idea that I came away with is that they... Continue Reading →
There are moments in your life in which you'll feel lost, unfocused, unmotivated, unambitious. It will seem like everything you want and dream of is always just out of reach. You will be filled with indescribable pain - pain that doesn't radiate from a clear point, but is felt intensely just the same. Your appetite... Continue Reading →
I feel as if I haven't written about relationships in a while, and the inspiration hit when I was having a discussion with a friend on the way home from work today. We were dissecting something I'd read that examined being attracted to and attracting unavailable people (both physically and emotionally), and ultimately, forging faux-lationships with... Continue Reading →
You can only control your actions - people aren't dolls to play with, or robots to program to do your bidding.
...when you're stuck in a moment of pain, doesn't it feel dramatic to you? Doesn't it feel that no one could ever understand the shattering of your soul...?
This post is about change (duh), but it's also so very much about me. Lately, people have voiced their concerns on how I've "changed". This is by no means a jab at any particular person, but that statement has caused quite a bit of pondering on my part in the past few weeks. Especially when... Continue Reading →