Posts Tagged ‘Struggle’

Our Obsession With Struggle

“You cannot struggle your way to joy. Struggle and joy are not on the same channel. You joy your way to joy. You laugh your way to success. It is through your joy that good things come.“ -Abraham Hicks We love struggle. We really do. We rely on it so much that it’s become a […]

Republicans Struggle To Stop Donald Trump

By Emily Flitter NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (Reuters) – A plan to block Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump struggled to gain traction on Friday as rival candidates rejected it, while Democrats reveled in the chaos they hoped would boost their chances of keeping the White House. The country’s top elected Republican, House of Representatives Speaker Paul […]

D.L. Hughley Opens Up About Infidelity and His Son’s Struggle | Where Are They Now? | OWN

D.L. Hughley opens up about cheating on his wife and why he didn’t think he was doing anything wrong. Plus, D.L. breaks down while discussing his son, Kyle, who was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome as a child. Find OWN on TV at SUBSCRIBE: Their stories made headlines across America. ÔÇťOprah: Where Are They […]

Alcohol Dependency in Our Family and How We Struggle With It

He was in his 50s when he died. We put all of his earthly possessions into three banana boxes and placed them into the trunk of our ’63 Chevy station wagon. The key to the single (twin bed) hotel room was returned to the front desk clerk. Ironically, this was the same job he once […]

Ma’ri’s Internal Struggle with the Ferguson Protests | Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s | OWN

Ma’ri gets together with her mother to try and work out her thoughts and feelings on the protests surrounding the shooting of Michael Brown. Angered by the treatment of black citizens in her community, Ma’ri feels the need to stand with and support the demonstrators, but because her father is a police officer in St. […]

U.S. Jails Struggle With Role As Makeshift Asylums

CHICAGO (AP) — Peering through the chain link of a holding pen at the Cook County Jail, a man wrapped in a navy varsity jacket leans toward clinical social worker Elli Petacque Montgomery, his bulging eyes a clue that something’s not right. “They say I got bipolar, that’s all,” he says. “OK, are you taking […]

It’s Good to Know a Miracle: Dani’s Story: One Family’s Struggle with Leukemia

It’s Good to Know a Miracle: Dani’s Story: One Family’s Struggle with Leukemia In this inspirational and informative book, Dani’s parents, Jay and Sue Shotel, vividly convey the strength and courage their daughter displayed in her battle with AML, as they tell the story of the events that led to her recovery. Along the way […]