Finding Happiness Amidst Depression

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Depression is a cruel thief when it comes to our everyday lives. It leaves us feeling constantly tired and drained, with no motivation to perform even the simplest of tasks. Most of the time, we’d rather stay in bed, isolated, than deal with the outside world. While this is understandable, giving in to these “lazy” desires never helps. Continue reading Finding Happiness Amidst Depression

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The Story of My Grief

night-dark-halloween-horrorGrief. A deep sorrow after losing someone. The deepest form of grief is when we lose someone to the angel of death. That finality is not something we know how to process. It’s hard for us to imagine a world in which that person is wholly and utterly gone.

And yet, that’s the world we live in now.

I learned something else through my grief. Continue reading The Story of My Grief

When Forgiving Hurts

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An unavoidable part of the human condition is getting hurt. Whether it be a minor, moderate, or traumatizing pain, we are all put in the position of having to forgive.

What happens when forgiving someone feels like letting them get away with it? What happens when the person you have to forgive is yourself?

Sometimes forgiving hurts.  Continue reading When Forgiving Hurts