Happiness

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Finland is the world’s happiest country according to the 2019 World Happiness Report.   Let’s all move to Finland! I’m kidding…maybe not. It all depends on just how happy Finland really is. In all honesty though, I would love to visit Finland. Truthfully, I was going…

Letting Go of The Past

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: The world's oldest dress was found in Egypt and it is 5,000 years old.   Luckily I’m out of the depression well I was in yesterday. It took a while, but after a few good shows, well deserved company from my significant other, and good old…

Seek Your Own Truth

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: There's an island in Japan you can visit that's inhabited only by friendly bunnies. (I would love to go here)   I really want to talk about the concept of witchcraft and what people think of witches. Honestly, there’s a large stigma out there that brings…

Pain…Expression

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Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Neutron stars can spin 600 times per second!   What you’re about to read is a collected expression of emotion that I’ve been holding back for a while. It’s been added to, backspaced, and torn apart in these past few days and it needs to be…

Don’t Let The Past Ruin Your Day

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Honeybees can get drunk on fermented tree sap. I think the past has a way of creeping up on us when we least expect it. We never really notice it until it’s there, hiding behind a dark thought or a memory. And oh man, the mistakes…

A Fresh Start

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: A woman tried to commit suicide by jumping off the Empire State Building. She jumped from the 86th floor but was blown back onto the 85th floor by a gust of wind.   Today is a fresh start. I’m starting on a new leaf and I’m…

People

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Emotional level: 5 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Squirrels cause 10-20% of all power outages.   I’m done. DONE. I’m done with a lot of things. In fact, there are too many things I’m done with to list here. So, on that note, I want to try and sum everything up in to one…

I Forgot About Fun

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: You can see better when you’re scared.   This past week…has been a shit storm of events. I have experienced the fear of losing one of my best friends, (he’s okay), the daily anxiety I struggle with, and of course crippling depression. Quite a few other…

Shutting Yourself Off From The World

Emotional level: 5 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Bubble wrap was originally designed to be used as wallpaper. We all have our differences. We do things in our own way which is part of being unique. Just like our differences, we cope in various ways. Some people like to be around others when they’re…

Make Time For Fun

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: There are more cars than people in Los Angeles.   Most of us have VERY busy schedules. Me? I’m juggling writing, a full-time job, and going to school full time. It’s a lot to deal with most days. When I’m feeling overwhelmed, I try to remind…