Vices and virtues are a component of what makes us, us. Only with reflection and experience will we be able to differentiate between the two… —————— I believe myself to be a stubborn person who is picky, with strong opinions. I am one of those people who look at the world a specific way and anything different to it is wrong. Moreover, I am one … Continue reading Layered
Each one of us carry our own sense of beauty and intelligence; no one is of lacking. We are all beautiful and we are all intelligent however, just on different levels unique to ourselves. Our experiences can differ, our emotions can differ, and our mindsets can differ but we are no less than anyone else. Just because you deem someone else as handsome or pretty, it … Continue reading Eunoia
During the 19 years of my existence, I have slowly tried to compile what makes me, me. We have all been through a set of troubles that may differ from person to person but I believe we all experience similar outcomes. Ever work super duper hard trying to build yourself up and then have someone come by and knock your walls down? Yes, I believe … Continue reading The Lingering
I feel like I am stranded in the middle of nowhere; completely deserted. I have no clue who I am anymore or who I wish to be exactly. I have a general sense of what I desire but just scraps. A part of me has been hidden and I honestly do not know if I want to bury it even deeper or allow it to … Continue reading Where Am I Now?
There are some stories that leave you speechless. Speechless to the point where your emotions are too mixed to make any sense of anything, so you just sit there, thinking. Thinking of a story, over and over again, either admiring or detesting it. Whether it be enlightening or disappointing, you continue to sit. Continue to ponder about certain aspects that stood out to you the most. … Continue reading Stories
Define one not by glancing at their clothes. Judge them not by how fashionable their clothes are; if they are the latest trend or a few years old. Judge them not by how their clothes fall loosely around their body or by how tightly fitted they are. Judge them not by their choice of colours, their choice of accessories, their patterns; judge them not by … Continue reading Define Them Not
I tried to poetically express my thoughts because I wanted my words to sink in but I wanted not to make mistakes so I decided to write this instead… —– You are you. Your heart, your mind, and your body define none other than yourself. Dismiss how society wants to see you. You do not have to be built and brave to be a man. You do not have … Continue reading You are You
On a casual school night, I was sent an email from someone who wanted me to edit their story or shall I say experience, in other words. Taking some time out from studying, I decided to do so. As I began to read, I instantly knew that this story would rekindle my desire to inspire and encourage me to help out with the community as … Continue reading Want an Umbrella?
Allow me to introduce a scenario to you; try your very best to picture this… Fist after fist stamps the flesh, add in a knee to the stomach while you are at it because hey, pretty good opportunity right? A swinging fist to the face and in no time, a bloody nose and possibly a broken jaw, no biggie. A few cheers and within an instant, … Continue reading A Firm Promise