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Victory is overrated

And it doesn’t love you back, no matter how much you chase it all your life. It’s so hard to get. And even when you do get it once in a while, it doesn’t last. 254 more words



You know what’s the best part about being a writer?
They can find solace in their deepest darkest periods. A tragedy hit? Grief consumed you? Just put pen to paper and watch it all get resolved. 181 more words


The Fighter Inside

All my life I had people say nasty things about my temperament. How it will bring me down… How I will never be successful because of it… How I will be alone… First of all, none of their doomsday predictions have come true. 228 more words

From My Heart

An Open Letter

Dear Rhea,

I remember holding you in my arms for the very first time;
Being petrified I’d drop you.
But as your tiny hand wrapped around my shaking finger, everything made sense. 388 more words


Overcome the obstacles and keep walking!

It’s true, it’s wintertime and it’s cold outside. If you are like me, the cold weather is not going to stop you from taking a walk outside. 516 more words



Always ready to love, to have fun, to keep you company, to make you laugh. Unconditional love is what they know best.

Ever since I can remember, my life has been blessed with the presence of a dog. 838 more words


What Would You Do If You Were Drowning? (For Forty Six Years)

My first Pacific swim off Manhattan Beach nearly killed me. I showed up on the empty beach and paid no attention to the red flag. The wind was up, the sky was restless and the waves were amazing. 479 more words