Empathy And Companionship

Quite often, when someone else is suffering, we assume they need what we would need if we were in the same situation.  However, we all deal with suffering differently.  We all need different things, at least on a superficial level, when we are struggling with life’s difficulties.  But, deep down, we all want to know…

Time To Live

A little time goes a long way.  With time being our only truly non-renewable resource, how we spend it matters. If we use our time doing our best to avoid intimacy, connection, and deep, meaningful relationships, we should not be overly surprised when we find ourselves alone and lonely.  If, on the other hand, we use…

The Battle Within

We cannot outthink our hearts. As much as we may want life to make sense, to be rational, and to be fair and predictable, the reality is that our lives, the way that we view the world, the way we envision the future, and the way we remember our past, is all filtered through, shaped,…