The Cause Of Your Depression Might Not Be What You Think

Originally posted on lifewithlilred:
Dealing with depression can be really tough. We all go through a range of different health struggles in life, and some are always easier to put up with than others. When we’re sick, doctors can also diagnose us based on the physical symptoms we have. But when it comes to mental…

5 ways to defunk: How I get out of bad moods

When was the last time you were in a funk (bad mood)? Last week? 5 days ago? Or probably as you’re reading this now? Are you looking for ways to bounce back from these bad moods? (Photography by Hakeem Salaam) I recently got into one last week which surprised me, surprisingly. This made me realize…

500 Words

Originally posted on Catch a Falling Star:
When I started this whole blogging-every-day thing, I decided the rule had to be 500 words written in a day.  And I meant to hold myself to writing 500 words somewhere in the writing day, whether it was my blog post or the novel I was working on,…

No Pastors Necessary

Originally posted on Kobby Ankomah-Graham:
I worship in a quiet place. There are no crowds. No megaphones or speakers. No screaming. You don’t have to dress up if you don’t want to. There’s no spiritual warfare. Just a focus on a social gospel: treating people like full human beings. Trying to improve this world we’ve…