The worst type of crying is the silent one. The one when everyone is asleep. The one where you feel it in your throat and your eyes becomes blurry from the tears. The one where you just want to scream. The one where you have to hold your breath and grab your stomach to keep … More The Silent One.
She woke up with a start, trembling. She found herself on the train berth and that calmed her a little. The train was moving with a swift pace at 4:30 in the morning. The alarm was still buzzing and the neighbouring passengers were beginning to stir. She grabbed the phone and put the alarm to rest. The … More The moon seemed like a friend.
It is so lonely when we don’t know ourselves. How many times do you find yourself listening to what others say? Do you find that you’re more likely to listen to negative comments than positive ones? How much time do you spend really looking into your heart and soul and trying to figure out who … More Most of Us Don’t Spend Any Time Knowing Ourselves. We Just Keep Reacting – Jewel
There are many words for which we have forgotten the meaning – love is one such word, and wealth is another. When we hear or use the word wealth today we immediately conjure images of huge cheques, large properties, five star holidays and the very best in everything. In fact it is this limited form … More Wise Wealth
When someone disbelieves us, we usually argue back and try to prove our point. Yet we find that the more we talk, the less people listen. Unable to convince them, we end up frustrated. Instead, when someone challenges my words, I should think about whether they might be right. Rather than stubbornly clinging to my … More Point Of View.
We’ve all heard the importance of looking within, finding yourself, and being authentic to what you see. What could possibly be wrong with that? Actually, Chinese philosophers 2,000 years ago would say our emphasis on self-discovery has led us dangerously astray and constrains us. Consider the self the way that they did: there is no … More Being untrue to ourselves helps us break bad patterns.
There are many of us that need to learn to have more patience in life. But we live in a fast-paced society where everything is served to us straight away when we want it – you can find any information within seconds, get food within minutes, and you can even have pretty much anything delivered … More Have Patience With All Things, but First of All With Yourself.