Do wishes really come true?

By on Feb 18, 2018 in Healthy Fun | 4 comments

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Wishing equals lots of initial feel good vibes which is lots of positive energy worth expending. Another way to look at wishing is to call it a “pending gratitude”. A gratitude is being grateful for something that has happened. A pending gratitude is being grateful for something that has the possibility of happening, better know as having hope for a good outcome.



Wishes really can come true (sometimes).

Probably all of us have heard references to wishing: “wishful thinking”, “wish upon a star”, or “never stop making wishes” to name a few, with the last quote being my favorite.

Merriam-Webster defines wishing: “regarded as having the power to grant wishes” ~ threw a coin in the wishing well. First known use, circa 1530.

I am a wishful thinker and happy to be so because I think wishing can be a healthy activity. It has an underlying assumption that I have hope for “a good outcome” and the creative ability to conjure up a wish or two.

When I dream up a wish, apply it to a situation and let go of any expectation of it materializing, I benefit from the creative process. By letting go of any desired outcome, I am also letting go of the possibility of a disappointment, should my wish not come to pass.

Wishing you lot’s of wonderful wishing with hope that your wishes will turn into reality and you’ll have fun conjuring up creative outcomes.


  1. Anonymous

    February 17, 2021

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