Comfort Food for the Spirit
If I don’t let it go, the past will not stay in the past. It will become the future.Linda Breeden
G rowing up, I was often told by my parents that I have a guardian angel. The only proof needed was my harrowing birth.
This bear, his former animal-child, would have to learn.
In my search for existential truth, I would have settled for some directions.
There is nothing wrong with self-improvement, but when it comes out of self-loathing it’s negatively fueled and likely to fail. Change should be a product of self-love.
D uring the holiday season, it sometimes seems like the whole world is wrapped up in presents and material possessions. Kids are writing their wish lists to Santa, adults are trying to find the “perfect gift” for their special someone, and mall parking lots are jam-packed with eager shoppers. I had always been just as guilty as the next person of harboring this fraudulent yuletide spirit, until a few years ago when I learned what the holiday season is truly about.