welcome to the new year !

“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis “We all get the exact same 365 days. The only difference is what we do with them.” – Hillary DePiano “Let me give you a New Year message: Believe in yourself, because no one ever achieved anything significant without believing … Continue reading welcome to the new year !

when in GRIEF…

getting grip with grief What is it with grief? Why is it difficult to get out of grief? How does grief take hold of one? Losing someone that is dear can be traumatic. What is more traumatic however is the constant remembrance. The little moments remembered, the last discussions that continued to play in your … Continue reading when in GRIEF…

what are friends for? 

“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead Walk beside me… just be my friend” ― Albert Camus “I think if I've learned anything about friendship, it's to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don't walk away, don't … Continue reading what are friends for? 

YOU on an unbeaten path?

It is the gifted, unorthodox individual, in the laboratory, or the study, or the walk by the river at twilight, who has always brought to us, and must continue to bring to us, all the basic resources by which we live.-  Caryl Parker Haskins There are only five notes in the musical scale, but their … Continue reading YOU on an unbeaten path?

unbeaten path ?

The Road Not Taken   BY  ROBERT FROST Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And having perhaps … Continue reading unbeaten path ?

FAITH not fear

Just because you can't see it doesn't mean it isn't there. You can't see the future, yet you know it will come; you can't see the air, yet you continue to breathe.- Claire London have FAITH not fear things are hard life is tough and rough there seems no way and no light is showing … Continue reading FAITH not fear

20 steps to new YOU

When I started these series of posts on the self journey, I used the first set of posts to explore the question of an individual finding himself. There were discussions on the processes involved in being the YOU in YOU. It was after these posts that I started discussing the steps below one after the … Continue reading 20 steps to new YOU

are mistakes part of YOUR life?

“I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not by my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.”―Igor Stravinsky Learn from other people's mistakes. Life is too short to make them all yourself.-Sam Levenson My life is full of mistakes. They're like pebbles that make … Continue reading are mistakes part of YOUR life?

YOU, a snake on the rock?

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “What you do teaches faster, and has a lasting impression, far beyond what you say.” ― T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence" “Impression, not oppression determines the real life of a real person.” ― Israelmore Ayivor, Dream Big!: See … Continue reading YOU, a snake on the rock?

can YOU handle failure?

“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.” —Hafiz “The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” ― Molière “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. … Continue reading can YOU handle failure?