Find your truth, never stop believing, and live free.
Occasionally, including myself, a humble reminder unblocks our path. Friendship is about: Sharing & Hope Curiosity & Trust Loyalty & Respect Caring & Courage Truth & Validation Sacrifice & Forgiveness Emotions & Selflessness Listening & Dependability Vulnerability & Inspiration Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh!” he whispered. “Yes, Piglet?” “Nothing,” said Piglet, taking…… Continue reading Friendship – A Reminder
We all require truth-tellers in our life. In building relationships, I endeavour to make sure that I surround myself with people who want to grow while finding unique ways to contribute and bring value to their lives.
Roman philosopher Seneca wrote, “The greatest obstacle to living is expectancy, which hangs upon tomorrow and loses today…The whole future lies in uncertainty: live immediately.” (Yes I’m a Stoic and someone who listens to TM.) Time is our most valuable asset and precious commodity – one which we have less of with each passing moment.…… Continue reading Life is Love – Happy New Year
For most people, it’s unimaginable for a grown man or woman to choose to stop all contact with their parents. The people who provided food, clothes, and shelter, attended dance classes, volunteered at school, or cheered from the bleachers during every Rugby game don’t deserve to be abandoned in their old age just because they…… Continue reading It’s Okay To Fire Your Parents
Many of us have become a prisoner of other people’s expectations. We can spend our entire lives searching for love instead of loving the person that yearns for it the most, ourselves. The most valuable things you can give to the world are yourself, your talents, your skills, your wisdom, and
People do a lot of things that feel mean. That frustrates us. That cause problems for us. That make the world a worse place. They vote for corrupt politicians. They say offensive things. They make messes. They screw stuff up. This was my day yesterday! Naturally, our first instinct is to get upset about this.…… Continue reading Are People Intentionally Ignorant?
Solving all these problems is probably impossible. Which is why most of us would likely settle for their proper management or at least some amount of pain reduction.
Empathy means equality; empathy says, ‘I get it. We’re the same. Let’s share that problem and work through it’.