A healthy dose of sugar, spice, and everything nice can be all we need to get us through the day. From puppies and Disney to yoga and nature, there are so many little happy and calming things to choose from ― so many simple delights that can temporarily distract us from our pains and bring … Continue reading Hope of Morning
Everything eventually ends and vacation is no exception. As the holidays reach their inevitable conclusion, many of us slip back to our daily routines and responsibilities, such as work and school. And, during this process, one of my natural enemies rises from its short slumber: CLASS LECTURES. Dear readers, lectures are NOT for everyone. Some … Continue reading Sit down, be still, listen, take notes, and… wait, how do I do this?
Have you ever woken up with “Walking On Sunshine” playing merrily in your head? Ever walked out of your home one early morning with a pep in your step, feeling light as a pillow’s feather, for no particular reason? Yes? Then enjoy every-single-second of it. No? Then know that you’re not alone. I have had … Continue reading Fighting the Master of Disguise
Looking back, I was a hug monster when I was a kid. I loved to wrap my little arms around my family members and squeeze for minutes. No one was safe, not even my grandmothers. I was taught that hugging was a wonderful way of expressing one's love to another and I loved how they … Continue reading To Hug or Not To Hug
Ever considered changing who you are with the flip of a switch or the swallowing of a pill? Ever dreamed of becoming a completely different person — building yourself up from scratch? It would certainly make some things easier. In the world of sci-fi and fantasy, we have seen that through powerful superpowers, limitless magic, … Continue reading Dr. Magic, where art thou?
Ah, the holidays. Most religious and/or cultural traditions dedicate time off our busy schedules to focus on spending time with those we care about -- be it family, friends, or special other. Who could say no to taking a break from work or studying and doing something fun? However, if you're like me, sometimes we … Continue reading MERRY – WHATEVER MAKES YOU HAPPY
Quote from "If We Have Each Other" by Alec Benjamin Once upon a time, I reached rock bottom. For more than a few months, I was in a very dangerous and dark place in my mind -- darker than I had ever been and, hopefully, ever will be. I have always tried to deal with … Continue reading “The World’s Not Perfect But It’s Not That Bad”