Originally posted on Crossroads and Conquests:
This, too, shall pass.
The more time I spend on social media, or out in the real world, the more I realize that happiness is an inside job. Well, true happiness, that is. (Please excuse me for using an old image. I’m recycling. 😀) Reality does not care if we like it or not; it is there, it is…… Continue reading I cannot pursue happiness
Slowly, as days go by, you begin to realize the subtle crushing of your spirit. Too spirited! Perhaps not for long. You become cognizant of how your spirits affect others. Little of those around you appreciate the sparks you add to the world; the majority fear the desire for change your spirit may ignite in… Continue reading Too spirited
I understand that it is the responsibility of the good to say something, to not keep quiet, when they encounter the bad. Or the ugly. Therefore, if a supposed "good" person allows evil to prevail, is he really still good? I ponder... The thing is I don't think I can right all the wrongs. The… Continue reading Right, wrong and status quo
(Post written and prepared in a [little] hurry using a mobile device, Samsung Galaxy Note8 specifically, so if you come across typos and other errors, please excuse me.) It’s a pretty good Saturday morning. Mother, from Botswana, who has been visiting my family and me here in South Africa, said she needs to test her…… Continue reading Random thoughts and ponderings on a Saturday morning
The secret to happiness is in being authentic and living life according to your truth. When you are at peace because you are you, not what others want you to be, you have joy in your heart. That is happiness that’s not dependent on acquiring any wants. But, what if you are not quite sure…… Continue reading Know Thyself
Once upon a time… about twenty-one years ago, to be exact. Wow, it is an adult now! As I were. In 1997, around this time of the year, my domestic life, relationship included, started to fall apart. I have no recollection of the cold winter but I cannot say for sure that that year experienced…… Continue reading WAS: Winter, August, Spring