Day 18 – Unwrapped

It’s the holiday season and today is Christmas. And I feel like an unwrapped present. Sitting still and pretty, bringing a smile to others while not displaying what’s held inside. Others can guess. Yet, no one will truly know. There’s supposed to be joy, connection, warmth, and overflowing love. It’s swirling all around externally butContinue reading “Day 18 – Unwrapped”

Day 16- Dual Perspective

This is my early day 16 post… Think on this… Have you considered shifting your perspective to see the other viewpoint? For example: Youth don’t listen to adults. What’s an alternate view of the above example? Adults don’t listen to youth. Two perspectives. One view surfaces first, until the other view is considered or presented.Continue reading “Day 16- Dual Perspective”

Surviving vs Thriving

  My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. Maya Angelou   Maya Angelou’s quote captures so beautifully my plight. My desire is to thrive, not only continue to fight for survival. Somewhere the two began toContinue reading “Surviving vs Thriving”

When all you do doesn’t feel like enough

Yes, it’s a lot on your plate and usually you don’t have time to rest nor take a break. Your day becomes filled with priorities at the expense of your mental, physical, and emotional energy. I understand (overstand) how you feel. As much as you need to get out, job hunt, loan search, support theContinue reading “When all you do doesn’t feel like enough”

Get back here. Your writing doesn’t depend on their validation

As I sit back and glance at different pages of spaces of expressions, it dawns on me that many are truly longggg pieces. Compared to theirs, my writing appears to be in training for only a minute portion of what others have penned. I started to wonder how many others look at the works, theContinue reading “Get back here. Your writing doesn’t depend on their validation”

Class never lets out

Health and Wellness: Have you ever felt broken because you are naturally analytical? Optometry: Do you ever feel like you chase mirages?…and just before you grasp the dream…a mouth full of dirt… English 2: Did you ever want to write instead of argue because it is the most familiar to you? Psychology:  How many timesContinue reading “Class never lets out”

Godd@mn You, Defeated Thinking Grrrrrr

Feeling Defeated and Second guessing your Significance is an (insert colorful word of choice.) Inhale. Exhale. This Can Not and Will Not Win! *applies black paint underneath eyes* Let me be my Own Cheerleader for a moment. Girl, Stop moping and Get Off that bench of Frustration Fueled Thinking. YOU can turn this Situation around.Continue reading “Godd@mn You, Defeated Thinking Grrrrrr”