So things have been going about status quo lately. Nothing new, nothing unusual. For the last month though my wife has been begging and pleading for a lap dog. Not just any dog either, a… Read More
Well it has been a few days since my last post. I have been very much busy trying to deal with life and my mental imbalances. I have been mood swinging a lot lately. A lot! Five or seven… Read More
So I am talking to my wife the other day trying to figure out why she has been a bit depressed of late. (She does suffer from mild depression.) And it ultimately came around to what I have… Read More
For those of you that have been reading this blog you may have figured out that I often look to motivational writings during my darker times. Little passages that help me to feel so not alo… Read More
A couple quotes that have always helped me and may be of some comfort to others..."The ocean of suffering is immense, but if you turn around, you can see the land.""The seed of suffering in… Read More
I was reading some more on Buddhism today and I came across a passage that has given me some thought. The author talks about not just suffering and identifying with your suffering but he al… Read More
Another little piece of info from my past. The thing about my parents wasn't just the verbal or physical abuse. It was the obvious hatred in it all. They didn't just say or do mean things… Read More
"Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is that little voice in the back of your head that says I will try tomorrow." -unknownTo all that may read this blog and share in my… Read More
So my wife informs me today that we are having dinner at my mother-in-laws home tomorrow. With all the other in-laws and their spouses. Woohooo. (Shoot me now!) I might just have to doub… Read More
Today has been a great day! After yesterday's breakdown I didn't think today was going to be much different. I was wrong. I finished painting a room for some friends that I have been work… Read More
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