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Look up!

Majority of us go through life with horse blinkers on, looking straight ahead. But it doesn’t harm to look up once in a while. Look outside your window to the sky above while you listen to your favourite tune or maybe while waiting for an Uber. 715 more words


Three Summer Haiku

golden buttercups
…dance lightly in summer breeze
……remembering youth

morning glories play
…sweet summer adagios
……listen with your heart

water lilies float… 7 more words

Haiku Poetry

Calling My Name Relays The Sensuous Journey To Self-Love And Empowered Spirituality

Calling My Name by Liara Tamani is a lyrical and sensuous story–at times, reading more like poetry than prose. A richly detailed narrative immerses you immediately in the life experiences of Taja Brown: from neighborhood kickball games and sibling rivalry to tumultuous first love and the promise of life to come after high school. 1,280 more words

Remembering Childhood

Rereading Childhood Classics: Are You There God? It's Me, Renee

As the first stop on my reunion tour of Judy Blume’s classic children/YA novels, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret was a really sweet–albeit somewhat outdated– 630 more words

Remembering Childhood

A Letter From My 10-Year-Old Self

As I wrote about a few weeks ago, my childhood best friend gifted me a masterclass with Judy Blume for my 40th birthday. As part of our first assignment, we were asked to write a letter as our childhood self.   1,214 more words


Rain and Sun

Old elementary school playground, after another shitty, bad thought filled night.

No red wine. No French cigarettes. Nothing but the soft whispers of the starlight. 263 more words