“For each person, there is a purpose in this world. Let yours be the doing of all good things.” The first time I heard this phrase was when I was watching the Robin Hood TV Series by BBC. I don’t need to go too much into detail about the series itself except that it was … Continue reading Life’s Purpose
“Enjoy the little things in life” – Zombieland Rule #32 Life is hard. It’s challenging. It’s the biggest test we face day in and day out. There are people around the world experiencing famine, hardships in education, no access to drinkable water, storms, earthquakes, bombs, violence, sexual assaults. Surviving those horrors is beyond imaginable. Then … Continue reading How do you live your life?
When we were young I’m sure we all had dreams of having superpowers. Some of us probably wanted to have super strength; some super speed; some the ability of flight; to walk through walls; to hear what people are thinking; to move objects with our minds; to shape change; and so on. I’m sure there … Continue reading Superpowers
“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Based on the quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson, I recently made a little experiment of my own. The objective was to determine how much of my life I can turn into an adventure. I essentially wanted to determine if … Continue reading Don’t give up, explore!
It was time. It could not be delayed any longer. It was now or never, a do or die moment. I had to do it, but I was scared; petrified actually. I was comfortable where I was, I felt safe. We could not stay here much longer, we had to leave. I thought that we … Continue reading The Flight
It felt claustrophobic. There was no space to move. I was so cramped that I couldn’t move from the fetal position that I laid in. I was glad that at the very least I didn’t feel tied up. I couldn’t feel any pressure on my wrists or ankles to indicate anything restricting my movement. Yet, … Continue reading The Flower
Raise your hand if you have ever encountered the term “Mental Health”. I can bet that everyone reading this would have encountered it one way or another. Whether it affected them at some point in time, whether it still affects them. Whether it affected someone they love, or whether it affected someone they knew. This … Continue reading Mental Struggles
There are often times when we feel like we are not strong enough to face the world. There are moments when we feel like there is a giant boulder pressing down on us, like the pillars holding the ceiling have collapsed and the sky is falling. We sometimes feel like we’re being crushed by the … Continue reading The Greatest Power
“…stress doesn't come from what's going on in your life. It comes from your thoughts about what's going on in your life.” Andrew J. Bernstein hit the nail right on the head (BrainyQuote) People often say that our mind is what differentiates us between animals. Our brains are capable of wonderful, magical, extraordinary things. It … Continue reading What’s There to Stress About?
Whenever something bad happens, one of the first few things that people tell you is that “Life’s tough”, “things happen”, “Mother Nature is cruel”, and so on. After that, come the remarks of “I’m sorry this happened to you”, “Bad things happen to good people”, and such. Some even take it one step further by … Continue reading The Happiness Factor