"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step"— Laozi This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for more. Subscribe below to get notified when I post new updates.
Image by Tanya Patxot from Pixabay It wasn’t meant to be A broken clock, a shattered vase and some cracked plates A torn shirt, a ripped skirt and a scarred face Lifeless roses lying scattered on a tile floor Accentuate the blood stains on the off-white door He chose to play, she chose to stay … Continue reading Poems and Prose: It wasn’t meant to be
Are your expectations of youself and others realistic? How does one develop these expectations? (Writer's note: A special thank you goes to Talisa Thomas for planting the seeds of inspiration.) In 1860 Charles Dickens penned the novel, Great Expectations. It was an evaluation of the Victorian society that he lived in. The tale follows Pip, … Continue reading Topical Tuesday: How great are your expectations?
We are all too often our own worst enemy. Having trouble getting out of your own way? Read on for some tips to address and progress past this problem. “Sometimes we self-sabotage just when things seem to be going smoothly. Perhaps this is a way to express our fear about whether it is okay for … Continue reading Topical Tuesday: Get out your own way
Lately I've been spending a lot more time by myself. I won't elaborate as to why but I've realized that being alone isn't necessarily a bad thing. ”Until you get comfortable with being alone, you’ll never know if you’re choosing someone out of love or loneliness.” – Mandy Hale The best knowledge in the world is … Continue reading Being alone is okay
Image by Larisa Koshkina from Pixabay “To let go does not mean to get rid of. To let go means to let be. When we let be with compassion, things come and go on their own.”–Jack Kornfield I had an interesting conversation with a friend of mine yesterday. This friend told me that they still … Continue reading Topical tuesday: Letting go
I wrote this a while ago for someone special. I haven't shared it with anyone but i felt it's time: I know things have been interesting; to say the least When you’re dealing with monsters it takes time to slay the beast But you soldier on. Battered and beaten… but never broken Humble; a malice … Continue reading Poems and Prose: A way out of no way
I am thankful for every day I live to see. But there is something about Monday's that always gets me. Maybe it's the fact I have to go to work. Maybe it's the traffic. Maybe it's that my weekend has to so abruptly end. It's probably all of the above. But despite my feelings towards … Continue reading Ugh Mondays