Since high school, which was around 10 years ago, I found myself embracing solitude. I've only hung out with "friends" a maximum of 6-7 times in those past 10 years. Now, I'm 24 (not in contact with any classmates or friends from the past) and have never had/made calls to any friends except for a … Continue reading 24 – No “Real” Friends? No problem.
We breathe the same air. We inhabit the same planet. We face struggles. We have different moods throughout the day. We lose our beloved. We share what bothers us. We have our bad habits, but strive to eliminate them. We have our crushes and losses. We feel hope which empowers us. We feel hopeless at … Continue reading We Are One
The alluring aura of hate is powerful. It is so easy to be engulfed by the dark powers. Think about it. We see racism, violence and intense hatred of others in our everyday lives. Why link an action of a few to an entire group of people? Why assume you know more than others about … Continue reading Hate vs. Love
Suppose life consisted of 60 years... Part 1: Ages 1-20 = Learning how to live Part 2: Ages 21-40 = Living your life Part 3: Ages 41-60 = Teaching others how to live Isn't it amazing how life works??? Could this be a simple visualization of our purpose?
"I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies, for the hardest victory is over self."Indeed, the toughest battle we face is with ourselves and our inner soul. We are sometimes lazy to get up because of the comfort of lying in bed. We eat lavishly without caring about the … Continue reading Aristotle – A Man of Incredible Thought
IntroductionImagine this. You're transported to a pyramid, but you're not alone. You find yourself accompanied by people of various ages, backgrounds and personalities. You all have one goal in mind: To escape the great pyramid! The challenge? You have to complete a set of tasks using teamwork, strategy and communication. After all, it's an all … Continue reading Pyramid Escape!
It's been 2 years since my college graduation and a 1 year and 2 months since I started working. I'm almost 24 and realizing life is speeding up. Things around me are changing, but I need to change myself, too. I need to get back into the game. Toastmasters has helped me sharpen my communication … Continue reading The Early Twenties…
Here we are in 2017. We're divided as ever and internal strife is harming our lifestyle. There are those struggling to survive while others are striving to make as much money as possible. Why is this? There are those who share their deepest thoughts, but they feel as hopeless as ever. Why doesn't anyone listen? … Continue reading Why disadvantages will hinder you (with some added benefit)
Wake up. Cut the tv and other distractions and unleash your inner demon. Let your thoughts take over. Destroy any drips of materialism and wealth in an instant. Channel your energy to the brain. Concentrate - 1,2,3. Are you ready? It's that time of year again. But remember, be free... You hear the crowds chattering - … Continue reading Be Free
I yearn for more. 2 lines is all I get. No more. No less. The words stop flowing like a river barricaded by fallen trees. I wait and cry out from inside, but no voice is uttered. My heart aches for something new. "Hey, we haven't talked in a long time." Yes, we haven't, but … Continue reading No words