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The Incredibly Boring Man

I love people. I adore getting to know someone (probably). In fact, I wholly believe in the words of Elie Wiesel, who said, “Every person is an universe with its own secrets, with its own treasures, with its own sources of anguish, and with some measure of triumph.” Just sitting back and observing the poignant comedy of errors that is human behavior is fascinating to me. 340 more words

Why we love music?

Saying that I love music would not surprise you as all of us have our favourite songs, artists, genres.

I also ain’t going to mention what kind of benefits it gives you as you all probably know. 196 more words


Of Drip Paintings and A Year That Did Not Go According To Plan

“I am learning to love myself more and live with the choice I made no matter how unfounded it could have been at the moment that it crept up on me. 1,105 more words


The questions we ask shape our path

Another video that’s between my favourites is “The Questions We Ask” – a Kalum Ko film with Bruce Kirkby who is a Canadian adventurer, photographer, and writer. 153 more words

Being Alive

Feel good music

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Being Alive

“And I found that I can do it if I choose to - I can stay awake and let the sorrows of the world tear me apart and then allow the joys to put me back together different from before but whole once again.” - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

I remember scraping ice off the car windows before school in the winter, my breath clouding in front of me in small, cottony bursts.  It was a slow process, and my younger sister would watch from inside as the world shifted from an opaque blindness to bright visibility in jagged streaks.  399 more words

"To be alive is Power.” - Emily Dickinson

My memories of the past several years are smeared, streaky and ghosted like an underdeveloped Polaroid. They are a part of my story and yet seem foggy and distant, the narrative of another person. 1,032 more words