“Perspective alone can make an experience positive or negative, but regardless of which you let it become, it can only have as much power over your outlook on life as you give it.” ― A.J. Darkholme, Rise of the Morningstar photo credit: SmashingHub
I cannot sleep. I was a little girl when the Cuban Missile Crisis scared the wits out of us. I was in second grade, and I still remember kneeling in the hallway of Overbook School as Sister Mary Martin led us in the rosary. I remember my knees grinding into the floor as I recited […]
Originally posted on Reimagine Therapy: This was one of my first blog posts. I wanted to share it with you again. I would love to hear your opinion on forgiveness… We all get hurt one way or the other. Such is life. It is the way we react that counts, or so I’ve heard. The…
This is a call to all the climbers out there. To the people not done chasing those towering peaks shrouded in stardust called, Dreams. Keep climbing. To the fighters pushing to outlast the challenges of a difficult world, To the lovers opening their hearts to an uncertain world, To the visionaries with eyes for future […]
A man’s heart is what he is. R. B. Kuiper
Illustration by Poet Rummager I’ve hung the missing posters – stapled them to light poles. Only the wind answers back in haughty undertones. Fool, it huffs, as it slaps my face, Humanity is a runaway. No use looking. No one cares. In this desolate terrain, you’ll be soul searching in vain. United States ranks 50 […]
Who is the ghost that walks the train? The apparition tugs on our shirt sleeves But all rides are displaced We are logged into otherness, Password protected Our faces dug deep into ourselves Reflections fed to us Wires from out our ears Wi-Fi, stuck in our gut Download speeds of the central nervous system. Our […]
A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness.” — Elsa Schiaparelli I don’t know if my grandmother, Vahini, liked to cook. I asked my mother’s mother many things over the years but it never struck me to ask her that. I had always associated her, one of my first heroes, with good food…
My granny is a 80 year old woman.She hadn’t attempted any school or college.but she is the best cook,Physician,Singer and a brilliant craft artist i have ever known.
When i read the above blog i could feel my Granny, a very strict and disciplined woman who has been the backbone of our Family since i wasn’t born.
Chanakya was an Indian teacher, philosopher, economist, jurist and royal advisor.
– I recall, (one day) hearing a voice: Saying, it didn’t know what love was It spoke of it as a child. – No Choice! In all, it paused to ask about its birth With such anger, frustration and hurt ‘Madness’ to overwhelming sadness Too clearly. Hunger was its only fuel How humiliating was to […]