If we were grabbing a cup of coffee, I’d be the one sitting at a little table in the corner. Hands wrapped tightly around a cup of hot chocolate. Staring at the falling rain, I’d contemplate all the things I need to tell you. Continue reading
I’ve been trying to stretch my creative writing muscles recently so a friend sent me this writing prompt for fun. It’s funny what your brain can come up with when you give it a free rein. Enjoy!
Prompt – Imagine you were a zombie about to dive into some brains… Continue reading
That nagging feeling that something’s not quite right.
During my first few years in the workforce, I used to pride myself on my dedication to the job. On sticking with it, even when most of my counterparts had waltzed off in search of money or promotions. I was proud of my misguided dedication.
Once I felt sufficiently entrenched in my job, I started looking out for a new challenge. It seemed like the perfect time to look at another dream: solo adventures. So I reached out to my AIESEC network, got matched to a dream destination and started prepping for my little adventure. A few weeks later, I was happily vacationing in the Italian countryside.
And that’s where it all changed… Continue reading
“People are scared to be themselves. That’s why they choose to be generic. To have generic opinions, generic memories. They’re scared to say what they think. They’re afraid of looking stupid.
My problem with you is that you’re afraid to tell the truth. You’re comfortable with mediocrity…”
I was a little stumped when I sat down to create something for today so being a list-maker, I started a list! I quickly scribbled down words beginning in ‘B’ waiting to see if any jumped out at me. For a while there, I was vacillating between butterflies and balloons before inspiration struck in the form of Pinterest.
Doesn’t that sound blissful?
I’ve been struggling through a rut recently, trying to figure what I want to do with my life and what makes me happy. Continue reading