Oh how I wish I had a time machine to transport me to my younger self. Oh the things I’d tell her, the stories we’d share and the wisdom I have gained in the last 20 decades would be imparted. I can’t go back but perhaps I could impart the wisdom on others. The first is believing in what others tell you about yourself is … Continue reading You are worthwhile!
9 years and so much has happened, so many things have changed, so so much. I feel like reaching into the photo and telling the younger me what life had in store for her. The younger me would’ve just stood their laughing thinking that I was just quoting from a dramatic thriller with large bouts of comedy chapters… The younger me forgot that telling God … Continue reading 9 Long Years
When life seems so black and white, when the world feels like it’s crashing down and that the end has to be near because there is nothing to live for anymore. When you sit there with a bunch of pills in your left and a bottle of the finest whisky in your right, believe that it is not the end but that in order to appreciate what is about to come your way you have to hit rock bottom and truly feel it through every ember of your being… Continue reading This is your Awakening, not your Ending
There was once a crow who did not like his feathers. “I wish I were a peacock!” he would say. “You are beautiful as you are!” the other crows insisted. “How plain and dull you seem to me!” he’d complain, and fly off to admire peacocks. The peacocks strutted about with their colorful tail feathers outstretched. To the delight of the crow, some of the … Continue reading You Are Beautiful As You Are
One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway, it just wasn’t worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his neighbours to come over and help him. They all grabbed … Continue reading The Lesson from the Donkey