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…

Want A Lick?

It’s been a long couple of weeks with work. I know, I know…I complain about work a lot and so I’ll be keeping this short tonight.  It actually took me a few days just to get this post together simply because I kept falling asleep trying to edit the shot due to some really long…

A Different View Can Change Our Whole Perspective

It’s been a week for me here… I haven’t posted much this week.  There’s been a lot going on for me in real life and it’s taken a lot of me.  The BLM protests continue here…28 straight days now with more protests planned through the July 4th holiday, so not a lot of rest here….

As One Chapter Ends, Another Begins

I’m going to be honest here…I have felt like a broken record lately.  I guess I feel like all I have done is complain and/or talk about problems going on in my life lately.  I feel like I have become a bit of a Negative Nancy with everything going on both in the world and…

Don’t Lose Sight Of The Journey

Let me begin by first thanking all of you who have followed and encouraged me on my journeys…blogging, transitioning, life…all of it.  While those of you who follow me may not know it, your words, messages…all of it…has helped keep me going more than you can imagine.  I honestly don’t know what I would do…