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The Blame Game

“Blame doesn’t empower you. It keeps you stuck in a place you don’t want to be because you don’t want to make the temporary, but painful decision, to be responsible for the outcome of your own life’s happiness.”

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How Are You "Feeling?"

“We try so hard to hide everything we’re really feeling from those who probably need to know our true feelings the most. People try to bottle up their emotions, as if it’s somehow wrong to have natural reactions to life.”

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SnapDragon Speaks: On The Unwritten Page.

Silent Shrug, 2015. Belgium. Original Photo by SnapDragon X.
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What is with us humans?

Why do we have a tendency to trivialize other people’s problems, but when they happen to… 206 more words

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SnapDragon Speaks: On The Mirror.

Gentle Spirit, 2019. Marker on Paper. Original Doodle by SnapDragon X.
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Like an elusive vapor, my reflection floats, then gently fades before my eyes. 192 more words

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SnapDragon Speaks: On Jealousy.

Reach, 2020. Pennsylvania. Original Photo by SnapDragon X. All rights reserved.

Why do we get jealous?

It’s inevitable, really.

Because for a time, in one way or another, we all feel it. 324 more words

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Sit And Fly

If we sit long enough

We may sprout wings

Behind our thoughts

And fly across

The vast sky

That is the Self

Within our hearts.

Path To Being

SnapDragon Speaks: On Listening.

I’m a bit under the weather, friends.

My apologies for both a delayed and limited post.

But I’m listening to my body; she’s talking to me. 22 more words

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