DRIVING TESTS AND SETBACKS

Driving Tests And Setbacks

“Today is the day!” I wished to myself. “I’m going to smash this test and pass with flying colours!”     I didn’t. In fact, it was the complete opposite. In spectacular style. “I am sorry to inform you that you have failed…” I felt completely dejected. Tears pricked my eyes yet stubbornly refused to […]

STORY CORNER: HUNCHBACK (A POEM)

Story Corner - Hunchback

Eyes lowered, back hunched, Looking at the ground, Spying every crack and pebble Trying to make no sound.   Imperfections scream loud Heightening my fear, In bustling crowded places, I really couldn’t bear.   Thinking poorly of myself, Too low to even fall. Deserving no attention I was irrelevant, trivial, small.   That was many […]

STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 33)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

14th April 2017 I feel sad. I had my last session with Nikki today. She’s hopeful that I can turn my life around. I hope I can too. It’s gonna be odd not talking through things every Friday evening any more. I feel a little unsure of myself. I know she’s given me explicit instructions […]

STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 32)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

31st March 2017 I only have 2 more weeks left with Nikki. I do feel sad about it – she was great to talk to about my problems. I told her what happened to me yesterday on the train. She thinks that he is perhaps trying to remind me of how we first met. She […]

10 QUOTES ON INNER PEACE

10 Quotes On Inner Peace

Breathe. Imagine releasing the stress, the drama, the negativity, the tension. Imagine being in that perfect state of tranquillity and calm. Absolutely nothing can rattle your cage. You can remain zen even when the sky is falling on your head. It would be lovely, wouldn’t it? To have such inner peace, that is (not the […]

DEALING WITH DELIBERATE WIND-UP MERCHANTS

Dealing With Deliberate Wind-Up Merchants

Wind-up merchants. I call them mini satans. I’m not talking about the light-hearted prankster sort.  Rather, I’m describing those who are infuriatingly annoying and manipulative and attempt to drive you to the very edge of your sanity. They deliberately go out of their way to make you angry and aggressive. Now, some will purposefully push […]

15 QUOTES FOR A POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE

15 Quotes For A Positive Mental Attitude

Having a positive mental attitude is an absolute must if you want to be happy and succeed and in life. After all, who wants negativity, filling you with doubts and despair?? Certainly not me, and I suspect, neither do you.  It pays to look on the bright side of life, even when times look dark, […]

STORY CORNER: DIARY OF AN ABUSED LOVER (CHAPTER 24)

Unhappy woman in an abusive relationship

31st December 2016 ********** Dinner went from bad to worse. Surprise, surprise!! Not that I should have been anticipating anything else. Does he deliberately try to hurt me or does he just always manage to put his foot in it? The madras and pilau rice was nice, but I was too nauseated to eat much. […]

HOW TO THRIVE IN AUTUMN: 8 TIPS!! (VIDEO)

How to thrive in autumn: 8 tips

We now are officially in autumn, but it doesn’t have to be depressing… You can THRIVE in it!! Here are 8 tips to help you make the most of this season. Do you do anything else in autumn to keep happy?? Please leave your comments below. Pictures by GraphicStock Music: ‘Motivational Business Theme’ by Mikael […]

IS MONEY REALLY EVIL??? (VIDEO)

Is Money Really Evil???

Money isn’t evil, but some people wrongly think it is, which stops them from fully achieving their true potential. It is a tool – we exchange things for it. But it is ultimately how you perceive it that determines whether you will use it for good or ill. What are your views on money??? Please […]