The country, right now, is reeling with division. We may not find a positive way out of this one unless we start making positive choices. No, this simple act will not solve any issues but hate and anger don't either. It's time to show some love.
She was always angry. I didn't always understand. I thought I caused it. Now, I understand that she was raging against her 'lot in life'. She'd had dreams. It didn't matter. She was a female with traditions to uphold. She needed to be a good Catholic and a loving wife, a proper woman.
Look for messages that are there to guide your journey.
This is the story of alcohol; a selfish "friend". It starts out timidly, offering you a small sip of "friendship". Then it takes you on wild joy rides making you think that it's your best friend.
"You know a dream is like a river. Ever changing as it flows." A song by Garth Brooks with words that capture a life's journey. "Makes each day a constant battle, just to stay between the shores."
Stephen Covey passes away on July 15, 2012. Like many people, I not only read The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, but I embedded his habits into my life. They became my habits too.