sadness

Randomness

Easy to say, but not to do it

“The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” ~Mirian Silva

I remember when I first arrived in Phoenix almost two years ago, I was so excited and ready to begin anew that I couldn’t wait to get all my projects going.   Of course the first one on the list was Sweaty Sexy Samba.  Yes, I was going to get the whole valley sweaty and sexy.  I remember making a huge propaganda about it every day to my co-workers.

A few months later, I finally launched it.  Two months after, it was done!  The reason: I was tired and after telling myself a bunch of lies, I gave up! In addition, I had put read more

Randomness

What if we were to say welcome?

For every matter there is an appointed time, even a time for every pursuit under the heavens: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to uproot; a time to slay, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; a time to throw away stones, and a time to gather stones; a time read more

Poetry, Randomness

You too can create!

Photo: Mirian Silva – Illustration- GoArt App

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Her eyes looked bloodshot red. I wasn’t sure if it were allergies or had she been crying all night, all year or perhaps all her life.  Somehow all the anguish she endured was finally manifesting through her read more