Adios Negativity

Negativity has been my companion for the most of my 23 years in this body. It has opened its arms to me, protected me from the unknown and the known. Up until recently, I didn’t believe I could live without it. With all honesty, it had been the only way of life for me. I wasn’t aware that I had become an overwhelming negative energy that people avoided. I simply took shelter in cynicism.  Continue reading

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Outdoor Therapy

I never appreciated the mountains in my backyard growing up. I considered them the undesirable geographical feature, a pile of inconvenient rocks filled with snakes, and very much wished a large body of water would replace them. With many unnecessary hours sitting behind the wheel, driving 3 mph, I am seeking for forgiveness from the monstrous landforms and hope to be their friends. Continue reading