A cherished item

When I was in the sixth grade, my grandmother gave me a pure gold charm bracelet with charms from countries around the world she had traveled to. This an item I will always cherish because shortly after that my grandmother passed away. I hardly ever wear this bracelet because I cherish it so much that […]

Do you reject or accept conformity?

When I hear the word “conformity” issues of socialization and the construction of social norms immediately comes to mine. According to the Merriam-Webster free dictionary website, conformity can be defined as “correspondence in form, manner, or character : agreement” or “action in accordance with some specified standard or authority”. Conformity can be defined as a psychological acceptance of a […]

It’s All About Integrity

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary site, integrity is defined in three different ways including three different summary words; incorruptibly  soundness, and completeness. Most often the word integrity is used when speaking about people who hold high morals and values about their own lives and the world around them. I am not sure I would consider myself […]

Free your mind to all the possibilities.

I titled this entry “free your mind to all the possibilities”  because this is a statement I try to my best to live by. I believe one of the best qualities a person can have is being open minded. The simple definition of being open minded is being able to open yourself up to new ideas other than […]

You are the most important.

When asked what is most important in your life, most people would say their family or friends or maybe even their pets. For me, it’s being happy with myself. I believe that if you don’t love yourself first than you can’t love anything else. So many people struggle throughout their lives trying to find happiness […]

Self-Absorption KC Zabrycki

Self-absorption is defined as being excessively self-involved or ego-centric, according to a free online dictionary. Self-absorption is often misconceived and assumed to be related to arrogance or conceitedness. In my opinion, more times than not, this assumption is false. Although, people who are too self-absorbed, to the point that they cannot maintain their personal relationships or professional […]