Here comes the pain

pain

Pain, hurt, and sadness: the feelings that fight to avoid. We build up our walls, attempting to keep ourselves from every having to experience feeling unpleasantness. Having to feel even an ounce of hurt will send us running to protect ourselves in a myriad of ways: turning Continue reading

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Life Goes On

Beautifully written post. Sometimes it’s good to put our own problems into perspective! Enjoy! Xoxo – AF

A Beautiful Mess

“Books have a unique way of stopping time in a particular moment and saying: Let’s not forget this.”

-Dave Eggers

I’ve just finished reading Taking Heart by A.C. Greene, one of the books I mentioned from the previous post, and it had been worthwhile.

Seeing life from a heart transplantee’s point of view is the most life changing experience I’ve ever had from reading a book. It’s an old book, published around year 1990, but the lessons from it are eternal.

Life goes on

That’s the first thing I learned from the book. No matter how much the circumstances around us makes us feel like we’re being dragged to the finish line, life just goes on. It may seem so hard to imagine a future when things aren’t going well for us, but we can’t stop the clock from ticking just because we don’t feel like going on anymore…

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