happiness

Happiness, defined; things that help you find happiness, keep it, and share it with others.

Buddy Agyina month ago
Find Your Happy
Everybody wants to be happy yet so many of us struggle with finding the happiness that we're after. Too often we turn to materialistic goods, alcohol, drugs, and similar activities thinking that these...
Milad Hussina month ago
Escape Your Thoughts
Ladies and gentlemen let me start this piece by giving thanks. Thank whatever you believe in, if you believe in nothing, then thank nothing for we have everything. Giving thanks for we have everything...
Why You Haven't "Found" Happiness
I have looked in careers, shopping malls, car lots, and even Amazon, but I have not been able to find happiness anywhere. We all do it; we are bored so we go out and buy something, then when we get ho...
Danielle Pountney2 months ago
It Gets Better, I Promise
I spent a lot of my time throughout college and the following summer wondering what would happen to all those I considered my friends at college and whether I would see them again after leaving. My si...
Fiver Goodier2 months ago
Why I Began Writing - Do for YOU
I have been writing short stories, poetry (and I am currently in the process of writing two novels), since I was around 13. Many of us go through major life-changing events. Some of us are lucky where...
Nathan Cherenzia2 months ago
Surfing
Have you experienced the rush of a crashing wave? After finding your way to the surface, you wipe the water and hair from your face, only to realizes another is barreling towards you. You strategize i...
Brittany Seville2 months ago
I Am More Than What You Make Me Out to Be
I was standing in the spotlight, everything was silent but I swear I could hear my heartbeat hammering against my chest. My hands were clammy and my knees felt like jelly, yet they never let me fall. ...
Morgan P. 2 months ago
Change-llenges
So you may be wondering why the hybrid between Change and Challenges? Change means that what once was will never be, and that all that snuggly comfort gets ripped from under your feet to a mysterious ...
Paola Lozada2 months ago
Shake Up Your Life
How hard is it to change your way of thinking? Do you constantly consider yourself as someone who is not worth it? This list will tell you the simple steps that worked for me, and it helped me love an...
Kyle Sirmon2 months ago
A Smile
Yesterday morning I woke up and decided that I wanted to try a smile, it didn't last long. So I faked it the rest of the day, hoping that the real smile might return. It's okay though because I know o...
Molly Weinfurter2 months ago
Celebrate the Little Things
In the past few weeks, I have been having a lot of bad days and naturally, I just assume that’s the way it has to be and that there’s nothing I can do about it. All I can think about is the negative s...
Ciara M2 months ago
Do You Feel Alive?
We often get so frazzled by the haste of modern life that we forget the simple joy and beauty found in stopping to smell the flowers. This could mean either literally stopping to make contact with nat...
Kylee Winnett2 months ago
The Chaotic Declaration of a Life Enthusiast
I love being alive. I love seeing when the sky is purple and pink and orange, and I love watching storm winds flip vacant hammocks over, and I love listening to rain and watching the moon. I love feel...
Hannah Amiee2 months ago
Why You Should Stop Reading That Book (and Other Stuff)
For most of my life, or at least the portion of it that I have read for pleasure, I have had a ridiculous inability to stop reading unsatisfying books. Even if the book has been excruciatingly dull, I...
Callum Powell2 months ago
Short Steps to Happiness
Step One: Drink a pint of tap or bottled water every morning with a sliced lemon squeezed into it—this will help to cleanse your body first thing in the morning and the lemon juices will work to detox...
Kylee Winnett2 months ago
Enlightenment
I used to walk around every day carrying a backpack full of bricks, because that’s what I thought I had to do. I’d look around and see everyone around me with their shoulders hunched forward and their...
Maurice Bernier2 months ago
Saturday!!!! My Saturday!!!
As everyone already knows, there are seven days in a week. In a normal person's life, those days might be divided into three categories: work, personal, and reverence. For me, they were divided the sa...
Kriss King2 months ago
How to Find Purpose in Life
I'd like to begin this page by saying if you or a loved one are suffering from depression, please don't hesitate to try calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255). What I'm abou...