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Life may not be the party we had hoped for, but…Video Presentation

Posted by Second Chance to Live on July 13, 2014

Hello and welcome back to Second Chance to Live my friend. I am happy to see that you decided to stop by to visit with me. Thank you. Several days ago I re-posted the article, Traumatic Brain Injury and Life under the above title: Life may not be the party we had hoped for, but… I re-posted the article under this title because I need to remember that I always have a choice, regardless. I need to remember that it is not as important as what has happened or happens to us, as how we respond to what happens to us.

As I engage in what happens, I learn and grow from what happens to me, instead of feeling defeated by what happens to me. By responding to what happens to me I learn how to dance.

“Life may not be the party we had hoped for, but while we are here we should dance.” Author Unknown

Below is an excerpt from the article Traumatic Brain Injury and Life:

Hi, and welcome back to Second Chance to Live. You are always welcome around my table. I have been thinking about the nature of life. We may not have chosen to be brought into this world. We may not like the way life looks today. We may be a traumatic or an acquired brain injury survivor. But what of that…

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” Theodore Roosevelt

We may think that life is not fair. We may believe that our life no longer matters. We may want to give up on ourselves. We may want to blame our circumstances. We may feel stuck in the ashes of our disappointment. We may find ourselves arguing with God. We may be angry at the world, just because…

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.” Winston Churchill

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To read the article from which this video presentation is created, please click on this link: Life may not be the party we had hoped for, but…

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