Go Look for the Light

Pro Tip: Surround yourself with people who make your heart happy. I've come to the realization that pain and grief are inevitable. You will go through trials and hardships and they will be awful and gut wrenching and you'll hate everything. Those will be the worst days of your life. You will too beaten down … Continue reading Go Look for the Light

Letters to the Void

There’s something amazing about being able to record your thoughts and feelings at a certain time knowing that you’ll be able to come back to them in the future. It’s even better when you can consciously choose the day and time that you’ll be reminded to go and look back and reflect on the past. … Continue reading Letters to the Void

Finding Yourself

Inner Search, Soul Search,

Full disclosure: I haven’t found myself. Well... I haven’t found all of myself. There are still bits of me that I’m not altogether familiar with. And I’m not quite sure how long it’ll be until I am familiar with all of myself. But that’s okay. I’ve got the rest of my life to discover it, … Continue reading Finding Yourself

Appearances Can Be Deceiving

Appearances, Deception, Deceptive Appearance

The prettiest things can have the rottenest souls. I’ve seen that personally. It’s pretty easy to hide away the worst parts of a person behind a pretty smile and a lovely face. It’s equally easy to overlook the brightness of a soul if it’s encased in a less than appetizing package. We’re taught to use … Continue reading Appearances Can Be Deceiving

Finding Blessings

Blessings, Gratitude, Instrospection

Count your blessings. Sometimes, that’s easier said than done. There are times when it’s hard to find blessings. Days when it feels like everything is going wrong and there’s nothing good left in the world to find. How do you count your blessings when it feels like there aren’t any blessings left? Change your perspective. … Continue reading Finding Blessings