Consciousness

Consciousness
WRITTEN by ANGEL CHERNOFF You ultimately become what you repeatedly do.  If your habits aren’t helping you, they’re hurting you.  Here are a few examples of the latter that will steal your happiness if you let them: 1.  Focusing on everyone’s...
In our society, there is a mysterious phenomenon occurring known as “Soul Loss” arising in all people of all ages, genders, races and backgrounds. Indigenous people have known about the occurrence of Soul Loss for millennia, and understand it as...
Posted by Kirsten Corley It seems today there are a million things you can worry about. While technology continues to advance, in social media, it adds a bit of confusion, among relationships with people. There is a new form of...
Posted by Mateo Sol There was something almost mysterious about this woman. Her face had lots of wrinkles. These were the first things to catch your eye, but they didn’t make her look old. Instead, they emphasized a certain youthfulness...
When you were a kid, did you want to grow up to be an astronaut, a singer or an engineer? If so, how’s that working out for you? Hopefully, it’s going great and you are living the life of...
We’re the creative Dr. Seuss’, the soulful singing Adeles and the eccentric Salvador Dalis. We constitute a great percentage of the world’s best thinkers, philosophers, scientists, and artists. Yet we find ourselves bullied, belittled, and misdiagnosed as being socially inept...
BY RAVEN FON Growing up, we learned almost everything we would need to have a gratifying and prosperous life- everything except how to cultivate a healthy relationship. As we get older, we are given very little guidance as far as...
Psychopaths make up one percent of the general population and, contrary to popular belief, most of them aren’t serial killers. They’re manipulative people who intentionally cause harm to others without any sense of remorse or responsibility. Psychopaths are social chameleons who...
NOVEMBER 2, 2016 BY MALGOSIA RUSZKOWSKA WE ALL STRUGGLE WITH IT TO SOME DEGREE OR ANOTHER. Regardless, of where we’re from. Growing up in our society we’ve been conditioned from early years to think and perceive things in a certain way....
There is something to be said for a person’s potential for forgiveness and healing. It’s something different though to put up with emotionally limiting factors in a relationship when you don’t need to. These behavior patterns start innocuously, building...
Yes I am a loner and I love my solitude. I love interacting with my own self. I love introspecting and conversing with my conscience. How does that make me unwanted? How is it a sign of being anti-social? It...
Too often in life, we end up living for other people. We take care of our siblings, friends, and later on maybe our parents and children as well. It’s a wonderful thing to practice compassion and loyalty to your...
“Nice people don’t necessarily fall in love with nice people,” wrote Jonathan Franzen. His words may sound harsh, but they are absolutely true. Kindness and generosity often seem to make us even more vulnerable to unhealthy relationships. Toxic people...
Posted by Justin Gammill In a conversation the other day, a friend of mine implied that he was single because he was too smart. I didn’t have the heart to tell him that it probably had more to do with...
I was once a boy, now I’m a man. It took me twenty-nine years to get there, but I’ve arrived. It’s more than most men can say. And that’s because age has nothing to do with being a man. Age...
WRITTEN by MARC CHERNOFF Holding on can be painful.  Holding on can directly contribute to stress, health complications, unhappiness, depressive thoughts, relationship problems, and so on. Yet, as human beings, we cling desperately to almost everything. We don’t like change, so we...
1. Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death. 2. Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized. 3. Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. 4. If people...
BY RAVEN FON Despite the fact that we try to be good, decent human beings, we occasionally display “less than great” behaviour. Sometimes, tendencies emerge which push others away, cause aggravation, or just plain annoy those in your vicinity. No...
Do you know someone who seems to be happy all of the time?  Do you ever wonder how they do it?  How in the world can they be so happy all of the time?  Well, chances are they practice...
Unfortunately, chivalry seems to be going out of style. Truly, so are good manners and common courtesy. The gentleman is a dying breed. It is tragically difficult to find a man who is patient, considerate, and kind. They are...
by Brianna Wiest 1. They Have A Strong Sense Of Identity. They know who they are, which means they also know – specifically – what they do and do not want in a partner, what works and what doesn’t. While this is...
No one wants to find that they are not a priority in their romantic relationships. It is a hard realization to come to, and many people tend to ignore the signs that they are not a priority by rationalizing...
Human beings tend to spend a lot of time thinking about and fixating on the wrong things. Not that we don’t try to prioritize our time and thoughts to be beneficial, we just lose sight of what’s really important...
To call something “timeless” implies that it’s reach and impact has nothing to do with the passing of time. Below is a list of inspiration quotes from some of history’s most brilliant minds that, in my opinion, fit the...
There are certain people to whom you’re attracted who are just plain toxic, regardless of whether you’re dating or just hooking up. There’s an insatiable irresistibility about these people, in the way that they are close enough to you just...
WRITTEN by MARC CHERNOFF    I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine. ―Bruce Lee The biggest disappointments in our lives are often the result of misplaced expectations. ...
  “A wise man once said nothing.” —Proverb I LOVE spending time on my own. I’m not a narcissist. Plato Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. “Music is a moral law. It gives soul to...
Do not cry because it is over, smile because it happened. ― Dr. Seuss You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. ― Mae West In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about...
By Luke Miller Truth Theory Russian artist Vladimir Kazak certainly knows how to use the shock factor when it comes to his illustrations. Kazak himself argues his work is satirical, depicting day to day life with in a slightly comical...
Why is it that people feel as though they have to explain themselves?  Is it the way we’re brought up?  Is it society’s expectations?  Why can’t we just live our lives without having to explain why we do what...