Be Gentle with Yourself

Some days we feel like interacting with people. We feel like smiling, engaging and conversing. Others day's, we don't. So what? As touched on in a previous post, accepting the negatives, and just going with the flow, establishes us as a real person. People see us as genuine and human when we can easily say: [...]

Reaching for Ideals

Ideal: noun a conception of something in its perfection. a standard of perfection or excellence. a person or thing conceived as embodying such a conception, or conforming to such a standard, and taken as a model for imitation. Should we seek the ideal? Is being an idealist different to being a perfectionist? The English dictionary [...]

Beautiful Silence

“I’m staying somewhere different at the moment. There are wide open spaces, wild horses, and big blue skies. There is silence” There’s a quiet stillness that would not suit everyone. I’m standing next to someone washing the dishes saying nothing; for I have nothing to say. The man standing next to me, also washing up, [...]