The Happiness Dynamic Series

My Trick to Stop Any Shit Talker Dead In His Verbal Tracks

Whether someone is talking shit to be funny or to try and hurt me, I have a little trick that works every single time to shut them up and stop them dead in their tracks...

The Beggar At My Car Window Who Refused to Take My Money

A beggar scared the living daylight out of me when he knocked at my car window to ask for money at a time when my life was a real struggle. He then refused to take my money before leaving me with with advice that was exactly what I needed to hear.

The Beauty Behind All My Dating Breakups

I decided to change the way I date, which brought me a lot more breakups over the years, which is actually a beautiful thing when you really look at it...

Someday I’ll Probably Never Figure Life out

Dan Pearce - Figure Out Life
You may be wondering where I've disappeared to these days. I shall now catch you up on the last few years of my life in 90 seconds flat...

2018: Is It Finally Time For Me To Give-Up the Fight?

I had no intention of sharing this journal entry that I wrote going into 2018, where I asked myself if it was finally time to give up the fight... But after I finished, I kind of felt like I should.

Christmas. Single. Again. And *Barely* a Turd At All…

It's been eight years in a row that I haven't been in a relationship at Christmas, and I honestly have no idea why at this point. What I do know is that most people do not understand loneliness and what it actually is...

Working On My NOT To-Do List This Week

Working on my Not to Do List This Week
When I get into a lull or a rut, and when nothing on my to-do lists is getting done, there is one tool I use that works wonders. I call it my "NOT to-do" list.

It Starts Today – Day 1 of my #365DaysToLive

Dan Pearce - 365 Days to Live
A lot of self-scrutinization, reality checks, and straight up honesty with myself forced me to realize where things are, and take glorious action to make life beautiful. This is day one. Join me.

There I Was, Kicking Ass in Life

Dan Pearce kicking ass in life
2017 came creeping in, and I did all of it right. There I was, kicking ass in life. Then one event derailed all of it, and now I have some "kick ass" decisions to make...

Apparently I Can’t Be *Properly* Proud of Myself Yet

Dan Pearce
After REALLY rocking it for more than two months to get myself healthy and into awesome shape, it was pointed out why I can't yet be "properly" proud of myself...

#FindMyself60 Challenge – Day 28

On a well-mapped out 60-day plan to somehow find my old awesome self again, a lot has certainly happened in the first four weeks. Here's the latest.

Owning the Truth of What My Life Now Is

Serious post, today. I am owning up to some rather difficult truths because if I don't, I'll never be able to move past them...

This Never Was Supposed to Happen

Well, I can honestly say this was never supposed to happen. Not to people like me. It's so unreal to me still...

8 Major Personality Flaws You Should Probably Never Eliminate

You know what your biggest flaws are, and you probably want them gone. But I think there's a good reason those flaws are a part of you and so hard to eliminate.

Can’t I Get a Pass to Be Human for One Friggin’ Day?!

I've told you of my hard human moments last year, and how I lost some friendships because of it. Well, something unexpected and incredible was born out of that...

Congealed Oatmeal (for the Day)

This year I'm trying something new to be a lot more like Superman and a lot less like a blob of congealed oatmeal every day. And it's working!

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Humaning is Hard Sometimes

Last night, in the abyss of craziness that my mind was, I shared what I was feeling in the aftermath of my breakup... Today... I don't know...

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Your Happiness Ain’t My Happiness – The Happiness Equation

Happiness comes to us in many forms, and nothing will assure unhappiness as quickly as when you or I try to force other people into our own idea of what happiness is.