“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”- Confucius. I’m absolutely positive that had I died, my Mother would deeply regret all the times She turned me away as a child asking Her to play.  Because childhood is precious and fleeting, and because many years later that same …

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“The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.” -Max Lerner. This song has been haunting me, echoing through my mind like a voice down an empty hallway. We have all been “lost boys,” at one point or another. Whether we’re …

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“True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.” -Francois de La Rochefoucauld.   Is my life better since I almost died? I don’t think so, or at least I didn’t see the value or purpose of the last three years. I believed that  I would’ve been enjoying life more (and …

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“Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of.” –Charles Spurgeon Growing up can be  difficult, but being an adult is even harder. We are continually tested, with exams in school,our patience,in our ambition,by children, and even in our relationships. Not only do these things …

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