The other day, my father took me on a bike ride through some trails by our neighborhood. He goes bike riding rather often and I don’t at all so I was definitely expecting a challenge. But, to my surprise, when we started, it was all downhill. As we kept going, the downhill continued, some bits… Continue reading Falling’s Easy
I want to speak And let floods of red emotion Flow from my Devilish tongue With the power to drown An entire army In no more Than a few drops With a few words Compel Like the mouth Of God To create An entire city On a blank page Then turn it to ash On… Continue reading Poem: The Power of Art
It’s truly amazing how much we’ll put ourselves through just to try and keep something together that is clearly meant to fall apart; how much hurt we’ll let ourselves endure just to try and prevent the empty company of loneliness. My only question is, why? Why do we do that to ourselves? Why keep running… Continue reading Do Re Mi Fa So Fucking Done With You
When he learned that I live on my own, 1,600 miles away from family, his first question was, "Don't you get lonely?"
Your life is a wreck. Who's fault is that? Too many people seem to be living life like they're going to live forever. Like they have all the time in the world tucked safely into their pocket and life is just some video game they have all the cheats to. So I hate to be… Continue reading Get Your Shit Together
Day after day, each and every one of us has to deal with pressure. Right? I mean--unless you're held up in a mansion on a tropical island with money shooting out of your ass, chances are you feel pressure. It's a part of life as common and necessary as every gulp of water and every… Continue reading Pressure.
Hi peoples, After my last post, Black Ink and Dark Writing, I began thinking long and hard about a happy post I could write. It wasn't that I had decided to listen to those little voices--it was just that I knew my life wasn't strictly confined to the dark topics I wrote about. And you… Continue reading When Life Gets Good
You have to go with the flow. Adapt. It's the only way to survive. Forest Gump said, "Life is like a box of chocolates; you never know what you're gonna get." Well, actually, it was his mother who said that, but you get the point. That phrase--I like it. Personally, I've found life to be… Continue reading Accept Change
When one door closes another opens But how do you know if what's behind that door is what you wanted? Your life is what you make of it. All through our brief stay here, we're constantly being given choices. Really, that's the jist of life: a never-ending series of choices. Each choice is a door.… Continue reading When One Door Closes
"Build me up and break me down--whatever it takes. Coz I love the adrenaline in my veins. I'll do whatever it takes, coz I love how it feels when I break the chains. Take me to the top, I'm ready for whatever it takes." Imagine Dragons, Whatever It Takes From what I've learned on this… Continue reading All I See Are Green Lights