Category Archives: personal happiness

Happiness, Denial, Commitment

Happiness, Denial, Commitment A repeat of an older post.  First a Cherokee proverb that I like. Two Wolves One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, “My son, the battle … Continue reading

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Happiness and Being Special

Happiness and Being Special A few nights ago I had the pleasure of attending a talk by Bill Clinton.  This was the first time I’ve had the pleasure of seeing a former US President speak and I was fortunate to … Continue reading

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The Importance of Community

The Importance of Community The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members. ~ Coretta Scott King There are times when we all feel alone, times when we feel like no one cares … Continue reading

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Happiness, Mindfulness & Decisions

Happiness, Mindfulness & Decisions Make bold choices and make mistakes. It’s all those things that add up to the person you become. ~ Angelina Jolie It’s been a confusing couple of weeks for me, of course it’s also been an … Continue reading

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We should all worry less

We should all worry less Life is too short to worry about anything.  You had better enjoy it because tomorrow promises nothing. ~ Eric Davis I’ve written before about how worry is the enemy of happiness.  In fact when I … Continue reading

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Happiness and Missing Some Perfect Days

Happiness and Missing Some Perfect Days I don’t like nostalgia, unless it’s mine. ~ Lou Reed Today I’m allowing myself a bit of nostalgia, I’ve been back in the default world for a little over a month now.  I’m adapting, … Continue reading

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Happiness and Being Single

Happiness and Being Single My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude. ~ Warsan Shire I have never been married, so funny how that feels like a confession of some kind of sin … Continue reading

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The Happiest Moment of your life

The Happiest Moment of your life Jumping for joy in the sunshine! To be able to look back upon one’s life in satisfaction, is to live twice ~ Kahlil Gibran It is important in your life and in your pursuit … Continue reading

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Happiness, Sex & 50 Shades of Grey

Happiness, Sex & 50 Shades of Grey We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love. ~ Tom Robbins So the book and soon to be movie 50 Shades of Grey have gotten a lot … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Warsan Shire, again

Happiness is Poetry: Warsan Shire My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude. ~ Warsan Shire I love her stuff so much I figured I’d giver her a second day, enjoy my friends … Continue reading

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