John Green Pain and Joy

Pain Does Not Lead To Joy

John Green Pain and Joy

I have been thinking too much about dichotomy.  The songs which swear, hand over heart, we don't know happiness without sadness. The philosophers who contend we don't appreciate something until it's lost. That physics is in our souls so the most profound heartbreak must be followed by an equal and opposite joy. I've thought about it ...

HelpPeopleBetweenSleeping

Just Stop Sleeping And Help Some People Out

HelpPeopleBetweenSleeping

Me: 'Do you want to watch another episode?' Scott: 'No, I can't.' Me: 'This is why I hate watch TV shows with you.' Scott: 'Because I sleep?' Me: 'Yeah.' When we're not sleeping or watching TV, my family likes to help others just as we've been helped. We give to charities and people throughout the year, but during the holidays, I ...