It Was Never Their Vilification But Your Silence That Bared Me…

“It was never their vilification but your silence that bared me…”– Humma Malik We have the presidential election coming up next week here in the US.  We all know I try to keep politics out of my blog.  Having said that, all I am going to say is this… As someone who faces judgement and…

Respect Is How You Treat Everyone, Not Just Those You Want To Impress

“Respect is how you treat everyone, not just those you want to impress.”-Richard Branson In light of the day I’ve had, I thought this quote was rather appropriate. One thing I will never understand is why so many people believe that you have to like someone in order to respect them.  Why do the two…

We Are Not What Other People Say We Are.

“We are not what other people say we are.  We are who we know ourselves to be, and we are what we love.”– Laverne Cox In taking this journey to be me, I had to take a long had look at myself, all those who have been important in my life and the world around…

Nothing Is Impossible To A Willing Heart

“Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.”– John Heywood When I went out of work for my surgery, I promised to share some of the heart warming stories from my time out and my return to work.  As I have shared in previous posts, there has been a lot of stress and anxiety with all…

Self-Knowledge Is The First Step To Maturity

“Self-knowledge is the first step to maturity.”-Jane Austen I love this quote by Jane Austin.  I mean, in the end, it’s a pretty simple concept.  The more we know and understand about ourselves, our motivations, behaviors, etc…the healthier we respond to the world around us.  It sounds pretty easy, right?  Yeah…wouldn’t it be nice if…