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…

Signs From The Universe

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: “Do geese see god?” <<< that can be read forwards and backwards.   I’ve been thinking a lot about my characters from my book. Story book characters live their lives so much different from ours. Every time you read a book about a far away place…

We All Make Mistakes

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: An apple can last up to 10 months.   Welp…I missed a couple days, but that’s okay. We can always start over. That’s one of the beauties of being human. I feel as though it was for the best, though. Consistency is key but sometimes you…

The Do’s and Don’t of A Bad Day

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Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Horseshoe crabs have eyes on multiple parts of their body.   Today was a good day. In fact, it was a wonderful day! But yesterday, life definitely could have been better. Things didn’t exactly go as planned, but everything worked out in the end. It also…

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…

Stab You In The Back

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Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: A lion’s roar can be heard from 5 miles away!   Every day we make the choices we feel are the right ones, even if some of those choices aren’t the least bit right. When your friend or family member stabs you in the back, do…

Don’t Keep Toxic People In Your Life

Emotional level: 5 Mental level: 5 TODAY I LEARNED: Jupiter and Saturn have diamond rain.   Today I am just getting by. I’m tired but there’s been a lot on my mind the past few days. It amazes me how many people will tell you they are there for you, but then they show their…

New Year, New Struggles

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Emotional level: 4 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: During the 1950’s, the USA considered detonating a nuclear bomb on the Moon.   Every year we face new battles within ourselves. Whether it’s the strain of a marriage, the death of a loved one, or the loss of a home. These are just three examples…

Holding onto Worry

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Lately I've been clinging to feelings and thoughts that should have faded away by now. It's hard to let go of something you clung so dearly to for so long. Whether it be something that's good for you or something that's eating at you, we hold onto things so tight. Emotional state: medium Mental state:…

Suicide

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I know, the title of this blog post looks dark and gloomy, but don't worry. Not everything is as it seems. It's important to remember that suicide has been deemed something we shouldn't talk about by our society standards. That's not okay. I don't like it at all. Emotional state: happy but tired...as usual Mental…