Redefining Success

Many people, particularly in America, have an exceptionally rigid vision of success. Fast cars, lavish houses, and attractive sex partners dominate our collective image of what it means to succeed in life. Unfortunately, while succeeding at this rigged game may create temporary euphoria and fleeting happiness, it will almost never lead to lasting contentment or …

What’s Wrong with Society?

Self Reflection Challenge Day 4 Prompt: What is wrong with society, and what would I fix if I was in charge? People are what’s wrong with society. The 1980’s, and its legacy of greed and vanity, have produced an American populace with misplaced values, apathy, and overwhelming selfishness. Social media platforms have only polished the …

Self Reflection Challenge Day 2

Prompt: What are my religious views and why? About twenty years ago, my brothers and I attended a vacation bible school at a local church. Neither of my parents were particularly religious. My mom certainly insisted that she believed in God, but at least at that time in my life she was far from a …