Looking Beyond Self — Secular Spirituality, Stoicism (Good, not God)

Carolyn Cordon
5 min readApr 4, 2024

I wrote these ‘Wise Words?’ below, some time back, and I still certainly feel the truth of it:

“Life is a jigsaw puzzle of a thing, fun, frustrating, fabulous, and fragile.”

I am not a religious person, not at all. I am in fact quite skeptical about religion, and any possible ‘benefits’ from embracing it, for me at least. I am not arrogant about this — what works for one person may not work for another. I can see that some of my friends deeply believe in their God, and I am happy for them…

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Carolyn Cordon

Writer & Presenter — Poetry, prose, blogging, editor Mallala Crossroad Chronicle. Words are my tools, I use them well!