FACT: Shame is Good for You

It's become common for people to believe that any type of shame is bad.There's an idea that NO ONE deserves to be shamed.This is not correct.We actually need some shame.Shame can be a force a good.In fact, our survival has depended on shame. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SU14zYgVtzw&t=120s

Sanity, Surrender & Serenity

Reinhold Niebuhr was a theologian and professor at Union Theological Seminary. President Lyndon Johnson awarded Niebuhr the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1964 and many American legends, including Martin Luther King, Jr., Madeleine Albright, Barack Obama, John McCain and Jimmy Carter, have cited Niebuhr as one of their key influences. He is widely regarded as [...]

Feminism Has Gone Too Far – Pt. 1

Take a look at the main picture on this post. It is taken from a plus-size female model photo shoot. What emotions come to mind? When I saw this picture, it reminded me of a bit from one of Bill Burr’s stand-up specials. In the bit, Bill mocked the current trend of celebrity praise towards […]

The Major-Depressive’s Trinity of Suffering

State 1: Volatility The low-point of a depressive episode is a sensation that can’t be fully expressed by mere words. It’s not just a static overdose of melancholy, it’s a legion of emotions that weave in and out of the sufferer’s consciousness, like a moth’s frantic dance around a porch light. Waiting to strike, rabid […]