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Humanity is getting harder and harder to believe in - The words of an optimist

Everyday we come face to face with another being of our species. It would be almost impossible not to after all we are a race that relies solely on the acceptance of others to determine our self worth. 369 more words

Africa

Tyranny of optimists

“In my observation, the most monstrous and vile people are those who are filled with energy and confidence. These people make life miserable for those of us who have doubts about everything we do and above all about existence itself.”

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Thomas Ligotti

The Universe Does Not Owe You Love

The universe does not owe you love. The universe doesn’t owe you anything.

I spent my entire life assuming that I would grow up, find a guy who understands me to my very core and treats me with respect and love, and live happily ever after. 1,020 more words

The First Plunge

The other week, I heard a speaker discuss the importance of who you surround yourself with.  He claimed that you can see who you are bound to become by looking at your friends.  413 more words

We see people how we see ourselves

 I came to this conclusion over the weekend after I read some negative comments about someone I happen to respect and admire. I was appalled at the amount of hateful words heaved at this person based on assumptions and misapprehensions. 700 more words

Happy Canada Day!

HAPPY CANADA DAY from the Gatineau Mountains of Quebec!  We’re having a relaxing time and we hope you are, too!

To “borrow” a paragraph from my friend, Mark Robinson’s… 149 more words

Port Colborne