11 Reasons Why Envy Is Part Of Your Life


“Envy is the ulcer of the soul.” – Socrates. “Envy comes from people’s ignorance of, or lack of belief in, their own gifts.” – Jean Vanier. “Envy: a scourge on the psyche.” – Abby Gardiner Yes, I experience feelings of envy! But so do you. It’s a universal
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Were You Shamed For Being Sexually Abused?


Please Note: This following is sensitive material with strong language…  ________________________________________________ Is it possible that one’s own family can be so cruel? If you are a victim of sexual abuse, you may be expected to heal in complete isolation. The following statements are often used to ‘motivate’ you:
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When Life is Hard, ‘Acceptance’ Is A Gift


It’s not the way I thought it would be. Have you ever said that about your life? Life would be smoother, kinder, more merciful…if it were easier, less complicated, less painful and sad. It is why many of us view our lives as damaged, broken, dented, hard to
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12 Surprising Ways To Be Kind: To Yourself


Do you practice kindness – on yourself? It’s relevant question to ask. Most of us aren’t feeling especially joyous these days. And life? Speeding past.   What’s Going On? We’re living a rather nonsensical existence. Consider this: “You must live for this moment.”  “You must live for right
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8 Words To Remember When Hardship Strikes


This week I’m pleased to offer a guest post written by Kay Johnson. Kay is a researcher, publisher and author originally from London, England, now living in Sherborne in Dorset, (125 miles west of London.) Kay’s diverse experiences with stress, heartache and tragedy – and the lessons therein –
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