Old School

When I was a teenager, which was over a decade ago, me and my friends passed out a notebook—each free to write their thoughts and stories. My adolescent years unraveled at a time when writing in pen and paper were very much practiced; when the internet was just booming and blogs and social media did not dominate our daily lives yet. That notebook was an … Continue reading Old School

Happily Peaceful, Peacefully Happy: The search for peace and happiness

Last year, I met two people who taught me a lot about life: The Happy Guy and the Peaceful Man. Happy guy goes with the flow. Happiness is the ultimate goal, the deciding factor in everything in his life. He does what wants to do. He gives in to his heart’s desires. Happy guy knows what makes him happy and he takes it. Happy guy … Continue reading Happily Peaceful, Peacefully Happy: The search for peace and happiness

To Eah, for her 24th 

Because it is worth celebrating, no matter what. ————- I’ve wanted to start this birthday letter with a comprehensive list on how to celebrate your day but I changed my mind at the last minute. Just because I think we’re done making lists–at least for the time being. I suppose I do want you to spontaneously enjoy your day and to allow the universe to … Continue reading To Eah, for her 24th 

Prompt 7 & 10: Write a letter to someone you miss right now; Write a letter to the person who broke your heart the most

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. Because 7 and 10 are one and the same… ————- You made me pick up my pen and write again. I gather our story and all the tiny pieces of memory we’ve woven and just hold them for a while. I have opened an … Continue reading Prompt 7 & 10: Write a letter to someone you miss right now; Write a letter to the person who broke your heart the most