Dreams

“Dreams at first seem impossible, then seem improbable, and finally, when we commit ourselves, become inevitable.” ~Mahatma Gandhi When we’re growing up, most of us were taught to have goals and to dream big. We were often asked what we wanted to be when we grew up. Some of you might remember saying things like… Continue reading Dreams

Hypocrites

“Integrity is the qualifications of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness. It is generally a personal choice to hold oneself to consistent moral and ethical standards. In ethics, integrity is regarded by many as the honesty and truthfulness or accuracy of one’s actions.” ~ Wikipedia I recently had a dealing with someone… Continue reading Hypocrites

Unexpressed Emotions

“Unexpressed emotions never die. They are buried alive and will come forth in uglier ways.” ~ Sigmund Freud Unexpressed emotions are feelings like anger, sadness, etc. we feel towards someone that lacks a resolution, or ending. When we are in a fight with someone, we may be feeling hurt or afraid and repress it(keep in… Continue reading Unexpressed Emotions

The Past

“Oh yes, the past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either learn from it… or run from it.” ~Rafiki(From The Lion King) This quote is from a kids movie called “The Lion King”. In the movie, Simba, ran away from home after being told he caused his father’s death. He meets… Continue reading The Past

#VegasStrong  #HurricaneSurvivor  #Compassion #Empathy #Tolerance

“When you put your foot on the gas pedal and push it all the way to the floor and the RPM’s was all the way to the red line, what happens to the engine after a period of time?” ~My former psychology teacher We are living in stressful times aren’t we? Three hurricanes in a… Continue reading #VegasStrong  #HurricaneSurvivor  #Compassion #Empathy #Tolerance

Hope

“Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come.” ~Anne Lamott. I recently went to talk to a group of addicts with another recovering addict. What we discussed after I shared my story is the reason I write this… Continue reading Hope

Choices

“From the time we wake up in the morning until the time we go to bed at night, our day is full of choices. What we do with our choices is totally up to us” ~ Unknown Our day is full of choices isn’t it? What to eat, what to drink, what to wear, what… Continue reading Choices