A Word About The Past

Allison Nazarian Bittersweet, Healing, Life Lessons, Truth

I try to live in the moment. Connect with my breath. Come back to now. Leave the past behind, let the future unfold on its own. Sometimes I am able to do all of this. I feel peaceful and serene because I’m doing things “right.” And sometimes, I am utterly unable to do any of it. I feel pissy and …

Look At Me, Look At Me!

Allison Nazarian There, I Said It, Truth

When you are having a bad day/time/thing, do you try to ride it through or do you try to do something to change it? Do you acknowledge it and then allow yourself to feel it and stay in it or do you do what you can to turn things around? Do you turn to the Facebooks of the world and …

Enough

Allison Nazarian Inspiration, One Word, Truth

I looked up the word “enough” in my tattered Webster’s online and here is what I found: “adequate for the want or need; sufficient for the purpose or to satisfy desire. Synonyms: amply, adequately, reasonably.” Being the word nerd that I am, I was particularly intrigued by the synonyms. The same word can have similar meanings to ample, adequate and …

Learning From People Who Suck At Teaching

Allison Nazarian Real Life, There, I Said It, Truth

“We cannot share that which we do not have.” This quote came to me in an email yesterday and it hit home. I started to think about the seemingly never-ending parade of guides and gurus and coaches and “I have your answer” people out there promising to share their secrets and divulge what they know to you. I wonder how …