Beauty and simplicitycompassion and loveThese you were createdThankful that you are Some decided to beSome tried as they canThe ultimate decisionOnly comes from One You gave up your selffor another to formheartbeat you sharewith another soul You welcome the pain,As you carried a beinggiving up your comfortmaking your body a safe haven Laughing one momentinContinue reading “Beautiful pain”
What is Love? What is love without respect?Respect comes from love.Can there be respect without love? What is love without compassion?Compassion derives from love.Can one be compassionate and not show love? What is love without kindness?Kindness trickles from love.Can kindness exist without love? What is love without honesty?Honesty is a result of love.Can one beContinue reading “Empathy”
I see them everywhere lurking around, trying to get my attention. Some are gorgeous, I must admit, but I cannot see myself having a life with any of them. “They are sweet and lovable,” I often hear others say, “Thank you, but they are not my type,” my quick reply to them. One day, IContinue reading “They Are Not My type, So I thought!”
See yourself for who you were created to be; a beautiful masterpiece. I was never good with compliments, especially when I hear someone tell me I’m beautiful, I used to ask myself, “Are they blind?” Honestly, I still do. I would look in the mirror and try to see what they see, and for someContinue reading “Insecurity – A Silent Killer”
How a eulogy made me realize the importance of creating a legacy in our family.
What does giving mean to you, and how does giving make you feel? We often hear that it is better to give than to receive; this is true for me, is it for you? but why is it? When I was a little girl, whenever a friend was in need, I always wanted to give,Continue reading “Giving From the Heart”
Look back and find things to be grateful. Growing up was tough for me. I did not belong to a nuclear family. My mother worked hard raising me, but she had to travel to put me through school. I spent my childhood moving from place to place, living with my grandparents and relatives. Some mayContinue reading “Thankful For Memories”
Sometime in 2010, as I was walking to the store, I felt a sudden weakness on my left leg, it took me by surprise and fell on the ground. I immediately stood back up, dusted myself off, and went about my way. I attributed it to a simple spasm- no big deal, I thought. A fewContinue reading “Turn Struggles and Limitations Into Opportunities To Make A Difference.”