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Change

What is change? The dictionary defines change as “an act or process through which something becomes different.” But, is that what change really is? Can change really be explained in one complex sentence, 10 words? 502 more words

Hope Is...

“Hope is believing that the future can be brighter and more bountiful. Denial is an unwillingness to accept the past or present as it is. Those in denial often focus on the future as a way to escape the present or past. 890 more words

Just Thinking

Friday Fictioneers - I Am The One And Only

Author’s Note: Very busy this week due to Australia stuff. Hence why no posts since last weekend. Got some downtime coming up, meaning more posts. 6 more weeks, and I’ll be able to post a lot more. 132 more words

Fiction With Video

Denial mixed with a hint of anger

de·ni·al

dəˈnīəl/

noun

  1. the action of declaring something to be untrue.

Apparently im in the 1st and 2nd stages of dealing with grief. In my last post I mentioned my ex’s (Toure) death. 329 more words

Relationships

Choices

Sobriety is a choice.  I either choose to be sober or I choose to be drunk.  Alcoholism is something that you choose.  It does not happen to you; you are not the victim.   433 more words

Color Schemes: What does it all Mean?

Strokes.

Splashes of color corrupt the clean canvas,
white – pure and blinding;
the light at the end of the tunnel we all deny we’ll someday reach. 363 more words

Jessie Gutierrez

To be or not to be utilitarian

Despite my dislike of compulsory optimism, I do recognize that there are practical arguments for dogged hope.  There’s also a solid evolutionary underpinning:  Hopeful creatures tend to be happier, and happier creatures are more likely to live long and well enough to reproduce successfully. 449 more words

Depression