“Make yourself so happy that when others look at you they become happy too.” — Yogi Bhajan

Woman smiling with hat and scarf.
Woman smiling with hat and scarf.
Jan. 2021. Photo by author.

Where It All Started


New Adventures Series

New year, new me, eh?


Climb a different mountain instead.

Snow-covered mountains in Colorado with clouds and sunlight shining down.
Snow-covered mountains in Colorado with clouds and sunlight shining down.
Photo by author.


Hey, did anyone figure this thing out yet?

Night-time carnival lit up in colorful lights with the sun setting.
Night-time carnival lit up in colorful lights with the sun setting.
Photo by Alex Mertz on Unsplash


What if you become that someone?

Bridge with cars driving across it.
Bridge with cars driving across it.
Williamsburg Bridge, Brooklyn, NY. Photo by author.



Sometimes you really need to “reach” for your goals.

Woman stretching with leg propped up on a railing surrounded by trees
Woman stretching with leg propped up on a railing surrounded by trees
Photo by RF._.studio from Pexels


Your dog’s not the only one who needs to get outside.

Man walking dog through autumnal trees and mountains in the distance.
Man walking dog through autumnal trees and mountains in the distance.
Photo by Joshua Woroniecki from Pexels


How your writing opens your brain to others

Woman in dress posing in front of flowers and a palace in Monaco.
Woman in dress posing in front of flowers and a palace in Monaco.
Photo by author.


It’s not as scary when you break it down

Female with headphones on, smiling.
Female with headphones on, smiling.
Image by author.

Marisa Hoenig

Sunshine Girl. Making the world a better place through writing, podcasts, tech, & puns. Bringing my random musings to life. marisahoenig.com

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