Fear Is A Choice

People who want us to be afraid will go to great lengths to ensure that they get what they want.  What they want, however, should not be factored into our sense of happiness, contentment, or peace of mind.  If we allow them to manipulate, distract, or agitate us, they have already won.  Worse still, if…

Lost In Thought

Things are rarely as good as we hope or as bad as we fear them to be.  Our imaginations exaggerate the truth.  We allow ourselves to get carried away by our thoughts and we lose perspective on what is real and right in front of us.  We begin to look past what matters, seeing only…

Freedom From Fear

Our fears can come true even if we hide from them.  Whether we face our fears with courage or we do our best to ignore, deny, or run away from them, they still may manifest.  What value, then, is there in hiding from our fears?  Hiding does not actually make that which we fear go…