Tag Archive | autobiography

A Past, Exposed (pt. 1)

“Hitting rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.” – JK Rowling What is a blog? Why do I write? What is my objective? Entering the third month since I began this blog, I’ve decided now is as good a time as any to begin asking these questions. This blog has […]

Overcome Heartbreak with the 12 Steps?

“Fire runs through my body with the pain of loving you. Pain runs through my body with the fires of my love for you. Pain like a boil about to burst with my love for you, consumed by fire with my love for you. I remember what you said to me. I am thinking of […]

Because of My Past, Today I Have a Future

“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody. ” – Mark Twain, Pudd’nhead Wilson, 1894 “Once your awareness becomes a flame, it burns up the whole slavery that the mind has created.” – Osho Up to this point, I’ve refrained from sharing too much about my personal life. […]

Dealing with the Pain of Life

When things go wrong as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile, but you have to sigh, When care is pressing you down a bit, Rest if you must, but don’t you quit. Life is queer […]

Blessed by Despair

“Only the man who has had to face despair is really convinced that he needs mercy. Those who do not want mercy never seek it. It is better to find God on the threshold of despair than to risk our lives in a complacency that has never felt the need of forgiveness. A life that […]