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Being Opinionated.

I am soooooooooo sorry for abandoning you, my lovely readers, and you, my beautiful blog. I know there are no excuses for this devastating action but I would like to present some causes for this devastation if you may. 829 more words


16. Bravado

bravado has a kind of vibrato.

its bluster shakes as it balances on the truth,

unbolstered by humility or confidence.

it can sound like bravery briefly, 27 more words


Defending your Life: A Nurse's Story

I recently watched the movie Defending your Life (again, for at least the 10th time), which is a romantic comedy that came out in the 90’s starring Meryl Streep and Albert Brooks. 855 more words

Kissed by Lightning

She was a bundle of energy with a happy pretty face. I always saw her running, laughing, talking fast, and looking at the world with dark bright eyes full of curiosity. 2,525 more words


Who is Laila Laurson?

Who is Laila Laurson?

Well the name itself is more of a what than a who. Laila Laurson is a name I created for blogging purposes.   738 more words

Being Yourself

#12: Great Minds

Dear Mpho Tutu,

I have so much to say to you, yet I realize now that I barely know anything about you.

The biggest thing I want to say to you is: thank you. 645 more words


This is just practice so mistakes are allowed

My eleven-year-old daughter stepped onto a field yesterday in all her field hockey gear.

She was the one on the field, but I was the one who was nervous.   805 more words

Thoughts From My Quiet Time