Today’s Practice: The living, not the end.

Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens. — Khalil Gibran Sometimes it’s the journey, sometimes it is the destination. However, what is important…

The darkness and the light

Where I also say thank you to a special unnamed friend – you provided me so much strength when I didn’t have my own.

This is me and I’m never enough…

It’s taken me forever, but I finally saw The Greatest Showman. Though I’ve heard much of the music before, there are two songs that have reverberated throughout my psyche. I think we all share some of the same themes that are portrayed in this movie. So many demons and voices hide within our darkness. The…

Friendships and Endurance

I’ve had a lot of time to think recently. A lot of time to myself. Some of that time has been incredibly therapeutic but sometimes all of that noise and all of the voices of doubt creep in on all the joy in the world. One of my favorite all time movie quotes comes from Too…

Turning towards the sun

It’s been a long, long, long time since I’ve been around here. You may have noticed. Maybe you haven’t. Maybe you just thought I dropped off the face of the earth. Maybe I did. There’s been so much change, both internally and externally, that I’ve experienced in the last — oh, 2 years or so,…

What I’m Listening To?

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, and it’s been a while since I’ve posted the songs that I’m currently in love with. So, here’s what’s rockin my socks. This song is hotter than wearing nylons in a south Floridian summer. I love the simplicity of the song, and this video. Hello Mackelmore If you…

Schnikism: 2012 in review

Wow. This is somewhat interesting. LOL The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 5,500 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would…