Day 3: what are your top 3 pet peeves?

1. Closed-minded people. I strongly dislike people who are so stubbornly close-minded that they refuse to see a situation from anyone else's perspective. Or if you tell them something that challenges their beliefs, they will just dismiss you. How can a person be so arrogant that they assume they know everything and have all the [...]

Day 1: List 10 things that make you really happy

Waking up on a rainy morning with no obligations for the day and lighting candles and making hot apple cider.Getting really excited about something with someone else or with a group of people and screaming.When somebody tells me something that is really insightful and changes my whole perspective.Going on a long hike and seeing an [...]

Little blog update

So I have written before about social media cutback, and I'd like to touch on that again. I'm proud to say that I'm still off Facebook and really have no urge to ever go back. But I did make a new Instagram account last summer. A lot of my friends and family use it so it is a good way to stay in [...]

The Angel of Death

A deep tunnel of darkness... she walks down, treading lightly. She does not need a candle to light the way, for she is an angel glowing brightly, yet she is a fallen angel. She has fallen down too many deep tunnels of darkness... down the rabbit holes... she is the angel of death. And death [...]

Anger sparks change

Why is there so much pressure to be happy 100% of the time? Most of the smiles we see every day are fake, forced. How come people can't express their sadness or anger freely, without coming off as worrisome? You know who we should really be worrying about -- those who convince us that they [...]