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“All you need is Love.” “What the world needs now, is Love, sweet Love.” At first glance, these words might seem like corny song lyrics, but upon further exploration, you may also find an innate truth. A truth that is “up” for your and my assessment so that we can hear the deeper call of recent world events. Albert Einstein told us long ago a wise truth: that the definition of insanity is doing the…

Many people spend years pondering the question “What is my life purpose?” For some, it can be a lifelong journey to discover. This is now such a common topic of discussion among people from all over the world and one can find thousands of pages of information online and in books with suggestions of growth and encouragement to help us on our path. During this journey myself, at times I felt so isolated and discouraged…

Have you ever stopped to really think about how you’re investing your time? We invest so much of ourselves into work, school, relationships and so many other things that it’s easy to forget about the most important area of our lives—ourselves! We only have so much time, energy and focus that we can expend throughout the day and it’s important that we use some of those resources for improving different areas of our lives. Did…

What are your talents? It’s a seemingly simple question, but so many of us struggle to answer it. Yes, there are the fortunate among us who can quickly list that they are good singers, dancers, artists, teachers, or salespeople. For others, it’s difficult. We often go through life doing things that help us earn a living, and make our mark as contributing adults. But, how often do we see these we do as being an…

As human beings, we always look for ways to better ourselves and grow as individuals. Whether you are a college student looking to develop new skills or an established professional with plenty of life goals to fulfill, a self-actualization plan could be what you’re missing. However, coming up with an effective, concrete plan which will assist you in your personal development can be difficult, especially when you consider the self-discipline it takes to do it…

Every one of us has faced a time in life that made us lose hope and confidence.  For some, it becomes a new lifestyle. The negativity from one event or series of events makes you so exhausted that you are filled with sorrow and start to believe that nothing else could be done with life. Remember that you can write your story the way you want until you take your last breath. You can change…

I have wanted to be a writer since I was a little girl… I have always expressed myself better through my writing. I have written letters to three people over the last ten years that are all very significant in my life, looking for a healthy conversation, or closure, or me just spilling my guts. I feel each of these letters has done their job, so I decided to write another one, except this time,…

Do you ever feel like the personal growth road is one where you take one step forward and two steps back? On our way of becoming who we are, we go through a lot of challenges, and we have many obstacles to overcome. Each obstacle is actually a step forward to our personal growth. In fact, during our life journey, we face 7 stages of personal development and growth. Not all of the stages we…

One of the most calming and powerful actions you can do to intervene in a stormy world is to stand up and show your soul. Soul on deck shines like gold in dark times. The light of the soul throws sparks, can send up flares, builds signal fires, causes proper matters to catch fire. To display the lantern of soul in shadowy times like these – to be fierce and to show mercy toward others;…