The Masks We Give Ourselves

The philosophy that in life we have two options – Sink or Swim – seems to me to the self righteous judgement that achievement is better than failure. Yet failure teaches us to learn from the process, so that if we are ever faced with similar hardships we are better prepared. There seems to be…

The Ripple Effect

Life is like water, it flows in whatever direction it is indicated. So if we let our life be directed by an outside force we, like a river, will follow that path. However, not only do we follow this path that is set out for us but we also create ripples when a pebble is…