Let Dogs Remind You of the Shortness and Beauty of Life

The lives of dogs is tragically short. In this tragedy we must learn to appreciate the beauty of life in every moment, and to be happy in all things. Whether we live to be 10 or 100, life is short, and doomed to end. Make the most of it.

Perspective, the first pillar of Happiness

This post is about one of the fundamental principles of happiness. As I have done my research and reading I have come across several recurring themes that appear to play a major role in happiness and have been identified by numerous philosophies, religions, and individuals as paramount to a joyous existence. I will call theseContinue reading “Perspective, the first pillar of Happiness”

Pillars of Happiness: Gratitude

I recently introduced the first in my series of posts on what I am calling Pillars of Happiness. Each pillar represents a concept fundamental to the realization, experience, or attainment of happiness. The intent is to introduce a new pillar every week or so, but this depends largely on my ability to properly articulate myContinue reading “Pillars of Happiness: Gratitude”