Category: life

I am Me. That is Enough.

I am me. I don’t know how to be anybody else. And sometimes, being me, feels like a curse because I can be a little high strung, quirky as hell, and often it feels like nobody really understands me except, well, me.  Does anyone else feel like this?  I guess I don’t have to be…

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The Thing About Life

The thing about life is that it’s not perfect. Life is not always easy. At times, it feels like a whole lot of hours, maybe even years, spent doing a whole lot of nothing and calling it purpose. I’m sorry that’s negative. I guess this isn’t going to be one of my positivity rants. What…

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The Climb

“If you don’t climb the mountain, you can’t see the view.” Who hasn’t heard that saying before? It’s supposed to be a quote of hope. A reminder that the higher you climb, the harder you work…the more worth it in the end. It’s worth it because at the end of the climb, you finally see…

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Can Making Mistakes Be Good?

Mistakes. We all make them. From wishing you’d ordered a different appetizer, to an embarrassing moment, to a life changing decision…mistakes are a part of life. Should we regret our mistakes? I think that it’s good to look back and recognize a mistake. At the same time, I think it’s important to learn from the…

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Taking Chances

Taking chances can be absolutely terrifying. But I mean, that’s all a part of taking risks, right? The odds are questionable, and the outcome uncertain, but without risk there is no reward. In my own life, I’ve found it easier to stay in one place than step outside my comfort zone. My comfort zone is…

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Do You Need a Career?

These days, having a “career” means something different than having a job. There is a difference between working a job and having a career. A career is the vocation you plan to do long-term. The industry you work in. A career takes into account your long term job goals. A job is just that: a…

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