Life isn't ever supposed to be simple. We don't just reach a certain age, a certain position in our careers, or a specific social status that suddenly places us in a destination where we understand all of life's answers. There isn't some "secret to life" that will change the course of our journey in the … Continue reading The Need for Uncertainty
There comes a point in life when you realize that things have changed, that things are changing, and that things need to change. You know, those moments in life where you promised you'd never allow yourself to feel the pain you feel at that time ever again? The moments you told yourself you'd never let someone get close enough to hurt … Continue reading The Illusion of Perception
Time- the indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole. Lately, the concept of time has been so fascinating to me. We have all have sat back and talked about this concept before. The intriguing aspect surrounding this is that when you actually stop and think about this … Continue reading The Butterfly Effect of Time
It’s 1:45 in the morning. I should be asleep, but I should also be so many other things in life. I’m used to all that by now. It’s just the way of my life these days. Insomnia has always had it's reservation in my mind and in my soul . It's just been exceptionally strange lately. My mind is … Continue reading What If You Chose the Other Road?
I’m tired of being haunted and even more exhausted of being the haunting. Loneliness has been the most constant thing in my life. It's what I have been used to when everything else fails. It bothers me sometimes but it’s also comfortable. It’s safe knowing that no one has any power over me and … Continue reading The Haunting Beauty of Loneliness
One of the most fascinating things I learned in my Psychology classes was this "fight or flight mode". This instinct we all have described to me as a physiological reaction initiated by the sympathetic nervous system in response to a threatening situation. The fight-or-flight response is not something we have control over. It is an unconscious series … Continue reading Beyond Our Walls – Fight or Flight?
True happiness – that lasting, sincere, and genuine happiness – what is it really? How does it feel? How do you know it’s real? Is it that unexpected raise at work? What about finally buying that car you've wanted? Those feelings of satisfaction, joy, excitement, content, positivity, and good vibes can all be categorized as happiness. However, … Continue reading What Is This Happy?