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i often think of tooth picked ribs and you and him and I
and how i cannot write like you, him and i

this time ‘i’ is not a capital, for i do not deserve the sentiment… 346 more words

glimses of my kintsugi soul

I was just chatting with one of my friend, about old friendships, about my stubborn nature, about how many friends I had lost because of my pride. 525 more words


The Japanese have an artistic tradition of mending broken ceramics, specifically those used in the Tea Ceremony, with gold.  It is called “kintsugi… 1,180 more words

Random Thoughts

Mended ~ A Journey of Sorts

I recently read Mended by Anna White; a collection of essays, each one written like a personal journal entry. I was drawn to read this book after reading a blog post written by the author in which she explained about kintsugi, the Japanese art of beautiful repair. 378 more words

Book Reviews

Musings On the Past Imperfect

Recently, I started taking interior design courses at Parsons The New School for Design. A few weeks ago, my professor – an architect and interior designer – made what I thought was an interesting remark: “I only install white marble kitchen countertops for European clients. 805 more words

Design Inspiration

Gold Dust Redemption

In my ramblings over the internet…you know, those ones that always start with one quick peek at social media or pinterest and end several blog-posts, one recipe, and two articles later?… I came across an interesting bit of information. 272 more words

A Shade Of Grace


The dirt road undulated below my feet as I walked around the lake. Fresh rainwater had puddled in the troughs, and I had to step carefully in sections that were peppered with the mirrored holes. 719 more words

Life Lessons