Feeling a little down? Full on depressed? Think you are or have gone nowhere in life? Don’t. You haven’t. You are doing just fine.
I was watching a documentary (I watch so many I can’t remember which one, sorry) when a guy said “we help because we want help”. That really got me thinking. A lot.
Have you ever had that dream that won’t die? Yes you have. We all have. Then do you wonder why you never acted on it? At least pursued it so that you knew whether it was worth it or not? Then it’s time.
I’m a big quote person. I have notebooks full of quotes that I have come across over the years that I love. I have even given these quote notebooks as gifts. Some love them and some look at me like I’m some kind of smart ass. I think the quote books are genius as gifts and I just tell myself that my friends are all assholes. Here’s where I’m going with this. A lot of quotes contradict themselves, are just plain stupid or are pure common sense. Yet, there is one quote that drives me nuts. Have you heard the quote: “Don’t take people’s attitude personal. They are going through something you know nothing about” Well, this may be true and I am very sorry about what they may be going through. Yet, I am not the one that put them in their position. Maybe their bad attitude or the fact that they are assholes put them in their predicament. Life is a sum of all your choices, as my dear friend Ndah wrote in …
For the month of March’s Sanity Bank deposits we are going to focus on meditation. A practice I am a firm believer in. I believe because I didn’t. I’m a skeptic just like everyone else. I am also a believer in “you don’t know unless you try”. What have you got to lose?
Well, I was putting it off but I finally had my hernia surgery. I figured it was time since the hernia bulge in my underwear now looked bigger than my penis bulge.
“It’s bad enough people don’t respect each other anymore, but they don’t even respect themselves” -My brother