Archives For Adversity


One way to survive tough times is to realize how much you are going to learn and change for the better as you go through the difficulties. Which of the 9 things no one told you about difficult times has proven true in your life? Number 2 and 7 resonate with me.


When people share stories that depict the indomitably of the human spirit – overcoming the physical and mental challenge of climbing Mount Everest, surviving in a war-torn country, conquering a potentially fatal illness – listeners and admirers can’t help but wonder two things: “Where did they get the strength to endure and fight?” and “If I were in their shoes, how could I have coped?” – See more about facing adversity and thriving in spite of it in this post by Douglas E. Castle.