So We Beat On, Boats Against The Current

Life can be crazy; likewise, it can be amazing one moment and devastating the next; or seem so, anyway. Life’s experience can give one the illusion that they have everything under control; everything in its place, neatly arranged and secured. I find it odd how we are always surprised when things go haywire- and again […]

‘Kubla Khan’ by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

‘Kubla Khan’ Samuel Taylor Coleridge, (1772 – 1834) “Or a Vision in a Dream. A Fragment” (see below) In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunless sea. So twice five miles of fertile ground With walls and towers […]

From the How Not to Be A (explitive): Networking for Dumbass’s

3 Tips to Help Keep You from Burning Any Bridges While Learning to Navigate the Sea of ‘Networking’ Don’t ask anything of anyone you wouldn’t be able to & /or wouldnt be willing to do for someone else. If someone likes your page, and/or helps to promote your content, if at all possible, do the […]

Choose Your Struggle

…Everybody enjoys what feels good… everybody wants that. It’s easy to want that. A more interesting question, a question that most people don’t consider, is, “What pain do you want in your life?””What are you willing to struggle for?” Because that seems to be a greater determinant in how our lives turn out… because happiness requires struggle. It grows […]

Something’s Wrong With Me

Why we need to be cautious about self help gurus who claim who imply there is something wrong with you by telling you that they can fix your problems. via Something’s Wrong With Me When someone says to you that you can be a better person, there’s the implication that there’s something wrong with you […]