Dakota Thomas 11 hours ago
Things I Want to Learn in the Next Two Years
Last week, I took a 20 minute nap and when I woke up, my thought was “Wouldn’t it be nice if I were to spend those 20 minutes doing something that will help me in the future?” Don’t get me wrong, it w...
James Miller12 hours ago
Release Your Fears, Change Your Life!
For my first blog post I have decided to talk about releasing fear. I feel that fear is a very misunderstood emotion that traps most people in a mindset that holds them back from understanding their t...
Shannon Easter19 hours ago
Emotional Funks
Emotional funks. We all get them. Which way do I go? What do I do? Why am I not moving? That's just the thing! Emotional funks are misunderstood. They're friends in disguise that remind us simply to D...
Taking Life Less Seriously
When I told an old employer of mine that path to lasting happiness lies in "taking life less seriously," she called me "disrespectful, ignorant, and plain fucking stupid." Her comment was based on a p...
Emily Evansa day ago
The Writer That Never Writes
I can't say for certain when I worked out that my purpose was probably to write. Or even if it's something I actually needed to 'work out' at all. It's always lingered in the recesses of my mind, push...
S. E. Gregory2 days ago
On Writer's Block
I don’t think I’ve ever really understood the concept of writer’s block. I know there are times where we don’t know what to write next. I’ve always got ideas, but sometimes I’m uninspired. However, th...
Kate Eckman4 days ago
Four Steps to Unshakable Self-Confidence
We've all felt the sting of being let down, frustrated, unfulfilled, or not quite good enough in our lives and relationships. I have been guilty of having unrealistic expectations of others, wanting t...
Kristina Sarhadi13 days ago
Kill Yourself:
“The only thing that punk rock should ever really mean is not sitting ‘round and waiting for the lights to go green.” —Frank Turner
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Simon Morrell4 months ago
The Best Way to Climb Everest
We all have goals, aspirations, and dreams. No matter what our station in life, our circumstances, or where we find ourselves, it is one of the basic human conditions to want to aim high, to aim highe...
Steve Gallegos4 months ago
You Develop from the Negatives
I began my career as a professional photographer well before the digital age. It was a time when photos were captured by using film. The camera itself worked pretty much the same as they do now, but i...
Tiff Ng4 months ago
How to Digitally Detox
If I told you that you would lose all electricity and access to the internet for 24 hours, how would you feel? If you’re anything like me, your heart skips a tiny beat. But what if I miss an important...
Jerome Shaw5 months ago
Fear's Favorite Food
Fighting Back and Taking Action
S. E. Gregory2 days ago
On Writer's Block
I don’t think I’ve ever really understood the concept of writer’s block. I know there are times where we don’t know what to write next. I’ve always got ideas, but sometimes I’m uninspired. However, th...
Acheini X5 days ago
Having a Mind of My Own
There are so many flippant quotes and statements being flung about on social media and the rest of the internet that, in my mind, have contributed to the shut down of general sense and basic intellige...
Jessica Nixon6 days ago
Finding Your Inner Peace
Finding your inner peace is difficult in our crazy world... but not impossible. I love the quote, "Don't let people draw you into their storm; bring them into your peace." It signifies a chaos that su...
S. E. Gregory4 days ago
The Myth of the Overnight Success Story
If you’re anything like me, you’ve been working on your novel (or a series of novels, or several stand-alone novels) for many, many years. And you probably have friends that know this. Or maybe they’r...
Lovey McDonald7 days ago
My Soldier
The Definition of "Best Friend"
Monte Mader11 days ago
The Road to Galway
I was up late writing some music in October when I got a text from my friend Emily asking if I was free for a call. Not unusual, except that this friend was currently traveling in Ireland shooting a s...
James Miller12 hours ago
Release Your Fears, Change Your Life!
For my first blog post I have decided to talk about releasing fear. I feel that fear is a very misunderstood emotion that traps most people in a mindset that holds them back from understanding their t...
Shannon Easter19 hours ago
Emotional Funks
Emotional funks. We all get them. Which way do I go? What do I do? Why am I not moving? That's just the thing! Emotional funks are misunderstood. They're friends in disguise that remind us simply to D...
Jim Hughes4 days ago
5 Ways to Make Your Life Happier
If you’re looking for inspiration to make your life happier, here are some tips to get you started.
Dakota Thomas 11 hours ago
Things I Want to Learn in the Next Two Years
Last week, I took a 20 minute nap and when I woke up, my thought was “Wouldn’t it be nice if I were to spend those 20 minutes doing something that will help me in the future?” Don’t get me wrong, it w...
LeAnn Murch2 days ago
Small Town Girl, Big City Dreams
As children we're constantly asked what we want to be when we're older, and over time our answers change from ballerina to singer to a doctor. When we're young, our vision is broad, we dream so big be...
S. E. Gregory2 days ago
Rise, Soar, Fly: Ascend Towards Your Dreams
Have you ever had an idea that was laughed at? Or a goal that others said was impossible or crazy? Or maybe they just questioned why your goals were goals at all? If so, then you're in the same compan...
Taking Life Less Seriously
When I told an old employer of mine that path to lasting happiness lies in "taking life less seriously," she called me "disrespectful, ignorant, and plain fucking stupid." Her comment was based on a p...
Emily Evansa day ago
The Writer That Never Writes
I can't say for certain when I worked out that my purpose was probably to write. Or even if it's something I actually needed to 'work out' at all. It's always lingered in the recesses of my mind, push...
amanda mollett2 days ago
It's Ok You're Not Being A Bitch
Have you ever had someone say to you that you are being a bitch and you wonder, how am I? Well, you are not being a bitch, people just do not like the change in you. so that is their go-to name. Some people do not like when a woman stands up for herself. Especially when it is to an older woman or a mother-in-law. So she gets labeled as a bitch, because she no longer fits in with what they want. She is not allowed to stand up for herself. A mother-in-law will rather you be weak, an abusive husban...
The Science Behind Making and Breaking Habits
So this morning I woke up at 4:30 this morning—What The Fedunkerary!! Why? Who knows… but one minute I was dead to the world, and the next I was awake and alert as a meerkat on sentry duty! I could ha...
Ben W15 days ago
Finding Your Flow State
What’s one thing that all professional athletes, musicians, artists, writers, and anyone devoted to their craft have in common? They have all achieved a ‘flow state’, which is difficult to relate to u...
Persephone Jayne11 days ago
'The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F***'
Uh oh. It's a curse word. It's okay. That's the only one. I promise, mostly. A while back I read this book, The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck. It's pretty silly and also spot on for what I'...
Em, I4 months ago
'Letters of Note'
Letters of Note by Shaun Usher is a collection of letters that provoke, delight and entertain from one page to the next. I was recommended to read the collection by an Irish guy I met who was performi...
Bethany Ashlyn6 months ago
Inspirational Books to Add to Your Collection
I am an incredible fan of the written word. Since a child, I would indulge in different worlds through the covers of some of my favorite books. I would lock myself in my room until finished; sometimes...
Kaycee Wilson3 months ago
For the People Who Feel Like They're Missing Out
It's that time of the year. The time of the year in which everyone is venturing out from their homes, at last breaking free from winter's spell. The sun is out, the snow is melting, and everyone is re...
Tiff Ng4 months ago
How to Digitally Detox
If I told you that you would lose all electricity and access to the internet for 24 hours, how would you feel? If you’re anything like me, your heart skips a tiny beat. But what if I miss an important...
Caroline Pereira5 months ago
I Did a Digital Detox—and It Was Nothing Like I Expected
Now, I will start off by saying this wasn’t planned at all. I forgot my phone in my friends car on my way to catch the train. I had two minutes to decide whether I go back and try to catch her (and po...
Roger Metz4 days ago
Diving Through Darkness into Freedom
Many things have happened in the past year which have forced me to feel something I didn’t want to feel. A little over a year ago my Uncle passed. We were very close, my spiritual guru. About six mont...
Monte Mader5 days ago
The Truth
I am currently living in London for a month, prepping for a tour I am a part of, and so far it has definitely been eye opening! I can say, without reservation, that I am a work addict and I put way to...
Laura Romberger6 days ago
How Regret Has Taught Me More About Self-Care as a Business Owner
The time I took recovering from my burn out gave me a chance to see things from a different perspective. It gave me a chance to separate my regret, guilt, and what I thought of as short comings from m...