"This is where trust comes into play. This is where things get difficult. This is where I’d rather deal with death by 1000 paper cuts instead of trust. "
What could the world throw at me if I was incapable of being harmed? Absolutely nothing. Whether it was getting hit by a truck or getting my heart broken, none of that would hurt me if I was invincible.
Ever express a point of view or an observation that was met with the following statement, “You must be a pessimist.” The statement is responded with either a shrug or the counter statement, “I’m not a pessimist. I’m a realist.” At some point in your lives, you’ve engaged in this kind of interaction. I find … Continue reading Sanity within Extremes
Love is one of the most unique things that exists in our world. Think about it. Everybody wants to experience it. Regardless of your color, creed, or culture, you want to experience love. It’s the one thing that’s unanimous among all people, the one thing that connects all people. Now I admit, love is a … Continue reading The Punishment for Unconditional Love
So, while the ability to understand these struggles comes from my history which I have no control over (being born in a foreign land etc.), my willingness to understand the struggles comes from an almost selfish desire to be a part of one of your tribes.
So, what is my resolution? It’s pretty straightforward, actually.
Christians are the worst. Woah. Calm down. Read on and see what I'm trying to say. One of the things I love to do is to make bold claims and then try and start conversations. The trouble with that is some of my bold claims, such as the title of this post, can piss people … Continue reading The Hypocrisy of Christianity.