Tags » Individuality

I am

I am struggling.

I am fighting my true self constantly.

I am missing the joy that is me.

I am allowing my sensitivity to others to fog what I believe in my gut. 219 more words

Affirmations

Feathers

Pay attention to feathers.  The small, soft down feathers, the long, colorful peacock feathers, the strong, streamlined eagle feathers… the list goes on and on.  There are few things I hold near and dear symbolically, but the feather speaks a multitude of meaning to me.  251 more words

Affirmations

A Choice?

How many times have I been told that my depression is a choice?

Far too many, which ultimately destroys my hope in educating people about what depression really is. 403 more words

Self

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Baggage Check.” We all have complicated histories. When was the last time your past experiences informed a major decision you’ve made.

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Life

Another Herd

You said the life we choose to lead
Is puny and absurd;
So you’ll show how unique you are
And join another herd

Yes, you’ll stand out alright, you will… 37 more words

Original Poems

Vivienne Westwood on becoming an activist.

At Glastonbury Festival 2014, Vivienne Westwood presented a talk titled ‘Let’s Talk About Fracking’ in which she discussed the danger of fracking and the importance of becoming an activist.  632 more words

Visual Arts

Grow up damn it!

Growing up is hard and we cannot avoid it.

As a child, the entire world revolves around you and your needs. Your eating, clothing, academic choices, personal choices. 1,360 more words

Philosophy