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Why I Ask Questions

I just want to say for the record, I don’t LIKE controversy. Period. I am a habitual people-pleaser, and want so badly for everyone to just be HAPPY!   522 more words

Asking Questions

A Choice to Burn

“I have need to be all on fire, for I have mountains of ice around me to melt.” ~ William Lloyd Garrison

Garrison was a newspaper editor during the early/mid 1800s. 407 more words

Asking Questions

Catching Fire

I love how little children are so fiercely loyal to the teachers they adore. Today, a little girl asked me a question, to which I answered. 515 more words

What's the Obsession?

I am intrigued.  I read various posts from Facebook groups, blogs and various forums on the internet and am constantly amazed by some of the questions posed and resultant discussions. 341 more words


The Price of Progress؟

1st January 2016. Most of us were in one form or another, recuperating from our New Year’s celebrations! However, the price of a postage stamp for a domestic letter, leapt from seventy-five cents to one dollar. 521 more words

Why Adults Hate Their Parents

‘I am so glad I don’t have to go through all that anymore,’ is one of the first thoughts I have when I hear someone say they hate their parents.   2,288 more words


what does compassion have to do with autonomy? (daily hot! quote)

“You cannot have compassion without understanding. You cannot have understanding without autonomous thought. And you cannot have autonomous thought when you have faith in another’s.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com