“Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.” The seemingly sound, age old advice is becoming lost by the incoming generations as we creep towards an era where everything is deemed hate speech. As kids we can recall the freedom of being called “dummy” giving USA the option to snapContinue reading “#216 Just words”
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#156 Election Day or week?
It’s November 4th and Election Day has past… Not really as they are still counting ballots which may take up until next week some say. A peculiar thing as the election is usually decided on that day. In any case, many people are experiencing emotional highs or lows, concluding that their future’s stake is decidedContinue reading “#156 Election Day or week?”
Daily blog #60
Endure One of my favorite quotes from Marcus Aurelius is “If it is endureable, then endure it. Stop complaining.” Life is full of struggle, even for the wealthiest man, and no one can truly feel another’s pain. It is important to avoid assumptions in this regard but rather to exercise understanding. One thing we doContinue reading “Daily blog #60”