Wayward Thoughts: Grieving

The worst type of crying wasn’t the kind everyone could see — the wailing on street corners, the tearing at clothes, the sore throat and burning eyes. No, the worst kind happens when your soul wept and no matter what you did, there was no way to comfort it. A part of it withered and…

300 Writing Prompts #15: How Does A Memory Sound?

I have never been one to take photos. I wasn’t much of a photographer and I didn’t see the purpose in them. Besides, if you have any part of Native American in you, then folklore suggests that photographs steal people’s souls and I didn’t want to be on either end of that conundrum. Stealing the…

300 Writing Prompts #14: The Words I’d Like to Live By

Throughout our lives, we hear dozens of phrases and quotes from all different types of sources that resonate and connect with us. These words manage to touch a part of us that is hidden and protected behind walls meant to protect the very vulnerable and fragile embodiment of ourselves. When this happens, I feel like…

300 Writing Prompts #4: What is worth it?

Write about something presently in your life that is “worth it” Enjoy the music while you read! (Do you like the new color?) Experiences. When I first read this question, the answer jumped out at me so fast that I hardly had time to think about it. I waited a couple of days to see…

Fighting with Currents

Before you begin, I would like to give a small shout out to Nuages. Their music is amazing! This was the music I was listening to when writing this. Give it a listen! So… the past few weeks have been really rough on me and I thought I might share my thoughts here because part…

Why music is awesome! Even if I can’t speak the language!

I was asked today why do I enjoy Japanese and Korean music and my answer, though it was brief wasn’t the entire thing. So I figured I would answer it here. Perhaps then, they might understand. I believe music transcends all of time. No matter when it was created and how it is heard, the…

Day 2: An appreciation for inspiration

Over the last couple of days, I have been mulling over the idea of starting something new. Perhaps, the idea of a fresh start or new beginnings is an appealing avenue to journey down especially when you don’t particularly like where you ended up in your previous endeavors. But you know, starting something new is…

Day 1: Snow and Memories

My eyes close while the cold that surrounds begins to embrace me. I can feel its chill slowly lick at my bones and numb my skin as my body slowly starts to shiver to keep it away as I consciously welcome it The small kisses that grace my cheek resembles the affection of a passionate…

A Forked Road

How can you tell if you truly love a person? Care for a person? Want to be with person and know you will be happy for the rest of your life? No matter what happened, you would be there for them as they would be there for you. How can you tell? Strange, that people…

Just over the horizon…

It’s been a minute since I’ve paid a visit to my blog, let alone write anything with substance. I made a promise in the beginning year about keeping up my blog and it seems like less than a week later, I had already broken that promise. To those that followed me, I would like to…