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Almost Famous; The Celebrity Influence

We all have different ideas of how we would like to retire but not all of us live in a way that we will be able to do so. The way we consume day-to-day takes a toll both on our health and our overall financial status. We live in a day of age where wealth … Continue reading Almost Famous; The Celebrity Influence

Breaking Illusions & Finding Strength

Why are we concerned with everything that hasn't happened yet? We are worried about circumstances and situations that haven't and may not ever take effect. Why is depression and anxiety becoming so common? With constant overthinking we are constantly focused on the "what ifs" and the "unlimited possibilities" that our fear imposes rather than focusing … Continue reading Breaking Illusions & Finding Strength

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Technology & Loss of Willpower

Technology is great and has improved humanity dramatically within the past 50 years. Think large appliances and where we'd be without them.. think vehicles.. cellphones...think mass media such as television and Internet. All this technology was created to benefit humanity by making things more efficient and that it does but it does have its drawbacks. … Continue reading Technology & Loss of Willpower

Fragmented Realities

Most of us are living diluted realities of the truth. We over sell and over consume most of the times as a means of convincing others or ourselves of our value and worth. Some individuals live fragments of what others consider reality - the world becoming strongly narcissistic thus shifted the collective thinking - people … Continue reading Fragmented Realities

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Over Stimulation & Loss of Self control (1 of 2)

Whenever you're away from home you can list piles of things you wish you would've done while you were at home or when you get there (whether it be housework, exercising or personal projects - like writing blogs). We have these hopes of accomplishing these things yet the truth is a lot of us experience … Continue reading Over Stimulation & Loss of Self control (1 of 2)

Finding Meaning in Suffering

Life's a roller-coaster especially for individuals who have trouble stabilizing their emotions such as myself. I have been told many times that I am an intense individual in terms of my emotions. But why do people feel that way? As an individual I have suffered lots... many times due to my own choosing. My belief … Continue reading Finding Meaning in Suffering

The Thief of Time

I've wanted to start a blog for a long time but the question is where to start? Sometimes we feel overwhelmed by our daily lives and stress over every little thing while in the bigger picture of life we remain motionless. Fear of failure interrupts a lot of us from taking the next step whether … Continue reading The Thief of Time