Don’t fall for the lies. Struggling souls crawling out of the abyss see a different reality. For them, there’s no winning when it comes to fighting your demons; there’s only surviving…for the lucky few. Here’s the good news though: In the grand scheme of things, this is only a half truth. There’s a way out. … Continue reading Escape
Everyone of us has a belief system that guides our choices and behavior. Understanding how yours works and how it affects your life seems to me like a meaningful endeavor. I gave mine some time thought and might have found a simple way of understanding my beliefs and, by extension, myself. One way to look … Continue reading The Truth Behind My Christian Beliefs — and Yours
You don’t need a PhD in dating or a long list of previous relationships to know that being in one is hard. Even the couples we all aspire to be (Jay-Z/Beyonce, Barack/Michelle, or that couple you admire right here in Kenya) have problems. One of the things that could poison your blissful pairing with your … Continue reading Four Signs You’re in an Emotionally Abusive Relationship — In Which You’re the Abuser!
What do I write about? It's been such a long time since I waxed poetic on this space. The unbridled zeal for blogging that I had when I was fresh out college faded, smothered by the unrelenting demands of the corporate slave ship. Sure, the self-destructive lure of hedonism and intoxication also had its hand … Continue reading I Want to be Heard Again
It doesn’t matter what you think you know. Reality doesn’t change. The facts remain as they are. And truth does not become a democracy; it’s not swayed by your whims. Or your grievances. Life has for a long time been personified as malevolent, oftentimes taking the form of that vindictive bitch Karma. The truth is … Continue reading Accept and Move On
Source (Eliezer S. Yudkowsky ─ http://bit.ly/1cVKBX5) The first virtue is curiosity. A burning itch to know is higher than a solemn vow to pursue truth. To feel the burning itch of curiosity requires both that you be ignorant, and that you desire to relinquish your ignorance. If in your heart you believe you already know, … Continue reading Twelve Virtues of Rationality
Shit happens! Life is a bitch so make every day your wife! Taking yourself too seriously can give you all kinds of weird diseases, from acne flare ups to ulcers. When I look back on some of the things I thought were a big deal when I was a young’n, they don’t really matter in … Continue reading Calm the Fudge Down!