I believe that optimism and generosity are important to happiness, to one's own as well as to the people around us; I like to see the best in people and the best in situations. My friends would probably describe me as outgoing and upbeat, trusting, honest, and someone who naturally is able to make people feel at ease. Lyrics from one of my favorite musicians, Damian Marley, helps to sum up my outlook on life:
'Vexation of spirit is a waste of time/
Negative thinking, don't you waste your thoughts/
Verbal conflict is a waste of words/
Physical conflict is a waste of flesh/
People will always be who they want/
And that's what really makes the world go round.....'
I have a very strong love for music; I believe it to be one of the most revealing forms of expression, and am constantly searching for new artists/ jams (reggae music being my favorite). One of my most favorite things to do is attend music festivals throughout the country ... more