“My Relationship With God” by Joseph Vasquez

“My Relationship With God” by Joseph Vasquez

  “You must be stupid to believe in a fairy tale?” I’ve heard that before, I’m sure I’m stupid to some and not to others, but yes I do believe in God. I don’t like to talk religion because people are involved, and people separate people. I give thanks, first thing in the morning, several…

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“Take a Picture” by Joseph Vasquez

“Take a Picture” by Joseph Vasquez

I don’t know if it’s much of a fad anymore, but I remember when people would take pictures of their food and post it online, I’ve never understood this, as a matter of fact, I can’t quite stomach it- pun intended. I can’t justify showing off something that I’m fortunate enough to have while so…

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“Criticism and mental well-being” by Joseph Vasquez

“Criticism and mental well-being” by Joseph Vasquez

Trust me, I’m no Doctor or Psychologist, but I believe without a doubt that constant criticism is a mental disorder. I understand the basics. Eg; I didn’t like the movie, the food wasn’t good, but some people just can’t accept reality. Eg; The team I rooted for lost, they must have been paid off, or…

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“Introverts love being alone, not lonely” by Joseph Vasquez

“Introverts love being alone, not lonely” by Joseph Vasquez

There’s a huge difference between being alone and being lonely. No one is immune to the dangers of constant loneliness, even introverts. Loneliness can be torture, even for the most introverted personality. Think of solitary confinement in a prison, or even the lesser punishment of sending a child to “timeout” We are social beings, we…

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“Like the shoe company says” by Joseph Vasquez

“Like the shoe company says” by Joseph Vasquez

Anxiety can be crippling, and although there are many medications and treatments, each case is unique. What may be a hurricane to some may be a breeze to others. Sometimes the best treatment is to face whatever is holding you back and just do it. Attack it face on. Within those four lobes, an invisible…

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“Sticks and Stones” by Joseph Vasquez

“Sticks and Stones” by Joseph Vasquez

Whoever said words don’t hurt obviously never wrote a book or a song. Some of the deepest scars are from words. Some words are like weeds in an unattended garden, if you don’t constantly pull them, they will take over, once they take over, it’s almost impossible to grow anything else. To this day I…

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