Once in a while I like to step into my past for material here on my blog, and today I’ll be traveling out west and talking about a lifestyle I once lived.
A collection of writings on authenticity and life.
Back in 1998, one of my favorite musicians was Jewel. She had just released Spirit, a brilliant coffeeshop album, and reflected a lot of what she was going through at the time.
Shangri-La is synonymous with any earthly paradise—particularly a mythical Himalayan utopia—a permanently happy land, isolated from the outside world.
When you struggle with depression like I have, you have a tendency to cling to things that bring you hope. The search for significance runs deep, and our yearning to be loved can bare some really devastating consequences when not handled properly.