We are all unique individuals, but not everyone has saved their individuality from familial and social indoctrination. This story is about one such case.
Let the journey begin, mine started on April 23, 2017 and has continued to this day. There have been ups and downs but I have people in my life that have encouraged me and helped me continue my weight loss journey and now I want to educate and encourage others by sharing my experience.
Believe it or not, there are unassuming, uneventful folks out there.
Time goes by very fast and age is not just a number anymore. I used to think turning 30 was terrible, but now I am approaching 40! Many people can share the dread and anxiety of this birthday. This article is all about turning 40 with a list of the 5 reasons why I dread turning 40 next year.
It contains two magic questions which may instantly remove many of everyday stressful responses.
The logic was inescapable. Our taxes were being used to protect our rich by pitting our poor, armed to the teeth with advanced weaponry, against the poor in another country. But the incessant narrative coming from McNamara and the other people orchestrating this shambles was still somehow that....
How could that be? In the land of the free and the brave, we all stood on our hind legs and fought to rid the world of “commies” because we knew that they inveterately and systematically lied to and manipulated their own people. We knew they did this through tightly controlled media and....
Guilt can wreak havoc on your mental health. The reality is, we are all just people and our kids need to learn that we are not just mom or dad. They need to learn how to create their own happiness without relying on you to provide it.
God’s Not Dead, Just Different: On Leaving Christianity for Spiritual Freedom by As Told by Maya A deconversion story by ex-evangelical writer
Believe me. This can be done.
Pastafarianism. The belief that God is an all-knowing benevolent mass of pasta. Yes, you read that right.
My mom's darkness hurt me for years. It judged me, verbally abused me, and instilled false beliefs within me. She tried, and for those moments I am grateful. But I don't know if I am ready to let you back in...
One day you have goals and dreams and the next your bubbles are being blasted by darkness. You get stuck for a while. Like you've been locked away in a dark box. However, the key to freedom lies within you.
You'd think being stuck home alone in a perpetual snow day would be great for people who are severely anxious about crowds and gatherings. But it's not healthy to always avoid what makes you anxious, even if you can. Sheltering yourself doesn't help you build resilience.
I thought you were my man. You send flirty text, making me think you were someone of romance. I felt endless to desire more. My love for you was everlasting. My best friends knew you were not the one for me. Image my surprise when I learned I was a link in your chain, just a fool, a chain of fools.
A prayer works, but only when it's done correctly, that is, with a different frame of mind.
From the day of creation, nature and man complement each other. Just as nature without human beings turns into jungles, the world without ever green nature can never be habitable by human beings. Just a transformation of the silent deadly Desert.
There are several reasons to never regret any decision made. The primary reason is it enables you to take credit for creating your life. Decisions result from choosing. Some will leave you with regret; there should be no regret because sometimes the wrong choices bring us to the right places.
In the 140 years since my great grandfather was born, societies around the world have dealt with crises of all kinds. Technology has advanced, and wars have been won and lost. But could there be a more positive way for history to unfold?
In fighting my illnesses, I realized there was no fast cure as my physical state was attached to my mental state so I found a way to live with it all in a healthier way.