We are human, and as beautiful humans, we are pleasure-seeking and pain-avoiding. It’s natural.
But what if, to avoid pain, I seek some pleasure, which then creates more pain? 682 more words
I’ve never had a bad relationship with food. I’ve never binged, starved myself, or just eaten for no reason. Well that’s what I thought, until I digested the paragraphs in this book like I was eating food for the very first time. 621 more words
Yesterday was crazy. I had a big deadline, crappy sleep, and on top of everything else, we found out the condos overlooking Gatlinburg where our family has spent group vacations for the past 20 years or so – including two of my siblings’ weddings and my parents’ 50th anniversary – were destroyed in the Great Smoky Mountains wildfire. 293 more words