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Be Thankful for the Pain

You've probably heard it said that someone has to hit bottom before they can build themselves up again or that it's always darkest before the dawn, but have you ever gotten to the point where you’ve been grateful for the bad things that have happened to you? It goes like this: If you hadn’t gotten sick, been dumped or lost your job, you never would have experienced some of the positive things that happened that made you thankful for your pain.

That’s what ThankGodI.com is all about. They're helping people examine the good and the bad things that have happened to them for all they're worth. And they’re looking for your stories. So stop repressing your bad memories, and put them to pen and paper. You may even become a published writer yourself. At the very least you'll have a new found gratitude for the experiences that have molded your life.

Do you have a thank-god-i story to share?

 

 

Posted: 3/10/08