People mistake conflict and chaos as abnormal. I believe they are the normal state. The universe was created of chaos. Instead of trying to fight it, we must adapt. Our response to the conflicted chaos is important. Chaos and conflict create the … Continue reading Conflict and Chaos
There was a time when female bodybuilders could not earn much, if any, money from the pursuit of their sport. They were ridiculed, even by those within the bodybuilding industry and were forced to extremes in an effort to support … Continue reading Addiction Salvation
I am often asked if I am writing about people who suffer from mental illness. Recently, a fellow blogger had indicated a similar sentiment, so I think it is time to share my insights and drive concerning the characters I … Continue reading Mental Illness?
From Wikipedia – Hope is an optimistic state of mind that is based on an expectation of positive outcomes with respect to events and circumstances in one’s life or the world at large. There is nothing crueler in life than hope. People hope more … Continue reading The Cruelty Of Hope
I have re-entered the world of competitive bodybuilding. Into the lion’s den, I have returned. Back to the very arena which sparked my addiction. The photo shoot has just ended. I sit in front of the mirror. The expertly applied mask creates … Continue reading Addiction Salvation – excerpt