Posts by Katie Day

Katie Day loves to make people smile and yearns to help others find happiness. An aspiring author, connect with the optimistic writer on her blog: Finding the Buddha In.

Letting Go of the Attachments That Keep You Unhappy

“Letting go gives us freedom and freedom is the only condition for happiness.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh

My father died when I was fifteen, so I learned right away that life was too short. At the time, the only meaning I could grasp from his death was that my life needs to mean something.

I vowed to make something great out of myself.

I went to college determined to become a police officer. I had a strange gut feeling going in, something telling me that it was wrong, but I just assumed it was because I had a hearing loss, and …