I Try to Find the Silver Lining

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    Even When There's No Solution You Can Always Do Something

    Yep...we can...always do something. I have so many friends caught in circumstances that seem to have "no solution." Heck, I'm caught in circumstances that seem to have "no solution." After all the false starts and new hopes and struggles to finds creative...
    frito414 frito414
    56-60, F
    20 Responses Nov 10, 2009

    It May Be Harder to Be Positive....

    but I have found that there is good in every situation. I used to be a pretty negative and sad person. I started doing a gratitude journal and it really changed my outlook on life. I had to quit a job that I loved and had been at for 18 years because of my bad back. I was...
    Artisina Artisina
    46-50, F
    Mar 6, 2008


    I was very upset that I got put on swing shift. 12:30pm to 9:00pm. I still don't like it but the silver lining is that I get to spend the whole morning with my husband and I can have my Mom and Granddaughter over for breakfast. I am also more awake when I go to work now. That's a...
    Artisina Artisina
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2008

    There Is Always More

    No matter how bad or hurtful the situation I'm in; I will always stop and find something good in the situation.  There have been many times it took me a while to find that something good but I have always been able to find it. It's the something good "the silver lining...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2008
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