"Life is full of mountains. You will come upon ranges of them, some, as tall as the sky, and others, so steep, so slippery and oh, so challenging. With a mind to conquer your mountain, you will conquer it. At first sight..."
"I thought I knew what faith was. I even had a default definition somewhere in my mind; not perfect, but good enough—believing in something you can’t see. But is that all? ..."
"I believe that at some point in adult life, we are all lonely or alone. Loneliness is a feeling like any other and a feeling unlike many others when it gets you in..."
"Life will feel and look different; it will be, the moment you crack through the surface of normalcy. Art is like a bottle you cannot put down once you swig from. It is a dream many do not wake from. It is a love you would not think to walk from. Art is the home you can never compare..."
"I believe that we are all born with a special ability to do or feel something. Finding out what it is could be as easy yet complicated as dreaming; it can take no time or a lifetime..."
"Has it felt like a year? Since this menace first visited; do you feel a year older? Death has taken from every end of the world, perhaps this year more than ever. Many have fallen this year, perhaps more than ever..."
"Death has always been with and in us. About a year ago, it set camp in this place we once thought our home. It has not left. Unsatisfied, it picks us; one after another, and eats us whole..."
"What do you love to do? Do it. If you are not sure what it is, find out. Dedicate some time to yourself. Expose yourself to possibilities. Before you explore and connect with the world, look within yourself..."
"We focus so much energy outward, often forgetting who's within. Are you a good friend to yourself? [more]..."
"You do not need a good reason to appreciate yourself. You do not have to dream the world, be the best in anything, or live life any other way than would make you happy..."