“Balance cannot be known unless you taste both extremes. You will dabble, struggle, even suffer until you muster up the extraordinary courage necessary for embracing all of your humanity” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com [edited 12/29/14)
…or living extraordinarily. It is living quite commonly actually and quite like the masses. Extraordinary: very unusual or remarkable (i.e., unlike the masses, unlike what most people are struggling every day to break through, but can’t shatter that glass ceiling.) It takes unusual behavior, even rebellious acts to make an extraordinary and authentic life. And […]
“I am continually impressed, horrified, and saddened by the manipulative mastery of some women, and the extent to which men let that rule their lives.” -Amy Larson, amyjalapeno.com
Psst… True humanitarianism begins by practicing it on ourselves.
Thinking differently and defying convention is not easy. It comes with a tail of ridicule and a casting out. Many people don’t like their boat rocked. They like to think they can actually keep it steady during a life storm. And they might be able to… with a mild one. They might even save someone […]