You can not control change, you can only embrace it. 

A good friend of mine just got divorced a week ago. He called me in shock and said “I didn’t see this coming, as if she snapped her fingers out of loving me. Yesterday he texted “pray for me as hurricane Erma is approaching and I am fleeing Florida” One day he was happily married,Continue reading “You can not control change, you can only embrace it. “

Approaching my 35th, one thing I learned, It doesn’t really matter after all.

I just noticed that I have less hair on my left thumb than on my right, the ratio is 6:10 to be exact. A few years ago I also noticed that my right leg is a cm or two longer. Also my right ear seems to be poking out more than the left. What’s thatContinue reading “Approaching my 35th, one thing I learned, It doesn’t really matter after all.”

Dear life, I will be 35 soon; please no more surprises.

I know you’re tired of reading all about these self help blogs which end up doing you more harm than good. I know how hard it is to wake up every morning longing for a better day. I know how painful it feels worrying about the future you’re always afraid of. I know how yourContinue reading “Dear life, I will be 35 soon; please no more surprises.”

Getting lots of money will not make you rich, passions will. 

10 years ago my Dad advised me to buy a house. Since my childhood I developed a spending habit that I would never put all my sweat from work in a materialistic need. My Dad’s words at the time were of a deeper impact than my outlook on the future: “Sherif, you must buy aContinue reading “Getting lots of money will not make you rich, passions will. “

Upgrading your mind from a thinker to a doer will make your life excitingly prosperous.

She woke up one morning to the sounds of multiple “dings” from her latest iPhone. Upon swiping, she learned that her business took off. She jumped out of bed, still unaware of the reality of the situation, she thought it was a dream. She rushed to the bathroom and washed her face. Soap got intoContinue reading “Upgrading your mind from a thinker to a doer will make your life excitingly prosperous.”

Here’s how to enjoy your day my fellow human. 

I once wrote about how switching your way of thinking is the key to having a good or bad day. But I figured out that doing these (below) daily will detach you from whatever challenges life may attach to you. Do something creative. If you don’t read, write, learn, draw or study on a dailyContinue reading “Here’s how to enjoy your day my fellow human. “

What’s it like not working in an office?

I wake up every day looking forward to going to work; Do you ever remember when was the last time you got up on a Monday morning saying ‘Today is a good day’? Once I rise I say ‘Today is a good day’ and then get out of bed. It doesn’t matter how am IContinue reading “What’s it like not working in an office?”