When you are sad…

1. Write letters to the people you love. Don’t seal them; don’t send them. Instead, stick them between the pages of library books. 2. Eat mangos off your fingertips. 3. Venture outside and observe natural life. Watch a honey bee suck the nectar from lavender plants. Watch a snail slowly make its way towards the shade of a tree. Watch a hummingbird innocently fly above your head. Realize how insignificant you are. 4. Smile at strangers; say hello. It will improve their day and your own. 5. Write lists. They can be about anything. 6. Read several pages of the … Continue reading When you are sad…

I am just a fool…

Am I just a fool? I think not inclined the voice in my head I have fed from the fruit called Life and have tasted the sweet and bitter end of it. Suffice to my understanding that I am now wise beyond my years, the fears and tears of my impertinent childhood, a lesson I find irrefutable. Pride is nothing more than an act I find excusable…Excuse me… Ignorant in my ways, I used to think crime pays…The irony of life is that when you get caught you’re the one who pays. Ignorance is more deadly than an unsheathed sword…About … Continue reading I am just a fool…

Silence…

The moon floated and drifted through the night, landing in my thoughts, on my dreams, upon my face, its loving shine so awakening and tranquilizing. It was the first time in a long time my soul felt at peace, the restlessness finally fading after days, perhaps weeks of that constant turmoil feeling, a storm had been brewing inside, it’s hunger insatiable while contained in any four-walled structures. I walked and walked and walked, alone and silent; my high heels softly crunching the newly fallen leaves was the only sound around for miles. The dew grew in size and solidity, becoming … Continue reading Silence…