Love: undresses the soul blankets the mind inspires confidence exposes vulnerability quickens the pulse renews calm spurns madness ushers in clarity a gentle kiss a ravishing night intimate conversation silent embrace to be read to be written breaks a heart mends an anguish sweeps you off your feet secures the ground beneath pregnant with mystery an… Continue reading Love as Paradox
Accept compliments, give compliments. Put your phone down. Offer someone your seat on a crowded day. Splurge on brunch. Write a letter. Know a dirty joke. Be patient with those learning your language. Learn a language, or two, or three. Make time to be silent once a day. Fall madly in love. Share your knowledge, talent,… Continue reading Human-ing: Fifty Steps
There is no rewind button for existence. Only lessons. This is not a misfortune. It is a matter of choice to draw from them, and forge a foundation of strength.
A thousand times her heart revisited that flutter induced by their first kiss.
Day and night she reached for the stars. Goals, strive, work, push! Not today, she thought. Today I’ll rest my mind amidst the splendor of now. *Daily Prompt: reach
It was impossible. She could not tread lightly in the river of his passion.
This YA novel takes place in a dystopian society where people are divided into two groups based on their blood: red or silver. Silvers make up the ruling class whereas Reds are confined to a life of servitude. But, one Red stands out from the rest: Mare Barrow. In terms of storytelling, this novel hits… Continue reading On Red Queen