There are many types of relationships in this world……dating, marriage, family, friends, neighbors, coworkers and so forth. Sometimes those relationships are good. They can even be spectacular. But sometimes they aren’t so good. They can be downright awful. You may have put your heart and soul into it but no matter what you do or how hard you try it’s still no good. It has literally sucked the life right out of you. You’ve exhausted all your efforts into the relationship and it probably won’t ever be good. When that happens you’ve experienced relationship bankruptcy and it’s best to file your Chapter 7 on it and move on.
Happiness is the one thing that we all want in life. I’d say it’s pretty much the number one desired thing in the world. Yet, so many people never find it…..not ever. They spend their lives chasing happiness in other people, places, experiences or tangible objects only to never find it. I did the same thing myself for years until I discovered where to look. It was somewhere I hadn’t looked before. Somewhere I didn’t even THINK to look. I found true happiness……inside myself. It was right in front of me all along. Continue reading
Back in the early 1970’s there was a song written and recorded by Johnny Nash called “I Can See Clearly Now”. It’s a catchy little song with happy lyrics. I’d sing along with it every time it came on the radio. Even though I knew every word by heart I never really listened to the song. I just sang the words on auto-pilot. Continue reading