I have learned that it's worth the disappointment. It's worth the discouragement. It's even with the battles with depression. It's perspective. It's how I choose to look at it, and accept things. I decided at some point to no longer care about how I measure up to others. Let them chase their success, while I define my own.
Accepting Things. Accepting things and doing what you can to move on. Maybe you can change things? Maybe you can’t? That’s how things are? I’m trying to not get angry over the things that happen in my day, especially the circumstances that I can’t control. Trying not to get riled up over it. I often … Continue reading Accepting Things
What are we without our memories? What is our worth? How are we different than any other living organism? How important are the thoughts we have, and the memories we have, to the value we have? I must admit that for me, memories are pretty valuable. They may be the most valuable things that I … Continue reading Memories
Busy is easy. Less is hard. Will I ever have enough time? Probably not. Time seems to be the thing that I lack the most. Time with friends, with family. Time to exercise, to read, to think, to reflect, to pray. Time to practice my craft, do my favorite hobbies, take care of my loved … Continue reading Busy is easy. Less is hard.
Lesson #1 - Be thankful for everything you have been given, and say thank you all the time. - Lessons from My Father It's easy to notice. It's easy to compare what you have or don't have with others. Afterall, I don't drive a super fancy car. I don't live in a luxurious home. I … Continue reading Be Thankful for Everything You Have Been Given