Tag Archives: self-care

The Way You Think About Yourself

“You can’t hate your way into loving yourself” is a line I came across recently. It stopped me in my tracks because I tried that.. a lot. Boy, did I! My self-loathing was long, pervasive and strong. Too much about … Continue reading

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Truer than True

I’m just ME! I’m not perfect, I’m me. I’ve made bad decisions and wrong choices, but I’m me. I’ve said the wrong things; I’ve said the right things, because I’m me. I don’t like everything I’ve done, but I did … Continue reading

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Healthy Living

On the one hand, we try to escape. We turn away from the challenges of life through denial—“everything’s fine,” we say to ourselves and anyone else who will believe us. We try to take the easy way out. We bury … Continue reading

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You Gotta Dance

Dear Human: You’ve got it all wrong. You didn’t come here to master unconditional love. That is where you came from and where you’ll return. You came here to learn personal love. Universal love. Messy love. Sweaty love. Crazy love. … Continue reading

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Whatever Life Throws At You

This is what you don’t do. Don’t let this world make you bitter. Don’t let the actions of other people turn you cold on the inside. Certain things happen that hurt us, people come that leave us, and most of … Continue reading

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Memories of a Dear Friend

From “A Wish” by Victorian poet William Winter Think of me as your friend, I pray, And call me by a tender name: I will not care what others say, If only you remain the same? I will not care … Continue reading

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Some Day…

There are only 7 days in the week and “someday” is not one of them. Rita Chand

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Life Is Not A Race

Life is something you can not fake you live and learn from each mistake Sunny days or cloudy skies Happy Greetings or Sad Goodbyes So don’t sit by and let time pass Live each day like your last. This is … Continue reading

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The Hard Things

You Have To Do The Hard Things You have to make the call you’re afraid to make. You have to get up earlier than you want to get up. You have to give more than get in return right away. … Continue reading

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Last of the Five Good Emperors

Thirteen timeless parables from almost two thousand years ago posted this morning by my Facebook friend, writer C. Joyell C.: “Look beneath the surface; let not the several quality of a thing nor its worth escape thee.” “It’s not another … Continue reading

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