A poem inspired by Psalms 8
Why is optimism often regarded as a trivial attribute?
Lately it seems that peace and quiet are rare commodities; this year started off in an unexpected way, and distractions are persistently arising. In fact, it seems like every week there is a new problem, new natural disaster, or even the recent uprisings regarding the unjust oppression imposed on black people. Despite the numerous tragedies, … Continue reading The Power of Silence
Ever heard of the saying “the hardest thing is the right thing”; I am technically not sure how it goes but I wanted to emphasize on how decision-making is an indispensable skill to sharpen in our daily tasks, which can sometimes be overwhelming. From the time a person begins his day, he is faced with … Continue reading Push Beyond Your Expectations
What is a thought?... well, Britannica claims that “it is a covert symbolic response to stimuli that is either intrinsic or extrinsic. Thought, or thinking, is considered to mediate between inner activity and external stimuli”. I have always been a firm believer in positivity; believing in the idea of making an effort to find the light in … Continue reading A Penny for Thoughts
I am astounded by how fast this year flew by. As I reflect back at the encompassing circumstances that I have endured, I feel gratitude and joy because that experience enabled me to foresee my growth and aspire for greater things in life. These are some of the cherished lessons I learned throughout this year. … Continue reading Lessons of 2019
Levitate and radiate... These past few months, I have found those two words quite profound. I have repeatedly caught myself reflecting on their essential meaning, and what I realized is that these two words embody our purpose here on earth. We were put into this world with inherent and unique gifts that must be manifested. … Continue reading Levitate and Radiate