Being judged, based on one’s authentic nature, allows one to feel wholly compromised, as categorised as an anomaly. Why do we cast judgements or prejudice remarks? What benefit do the critical words provide us? How do such perceptions improve the lifestyles of any involved? Personally, I do not believe any critical, unwarranted and directive judgements, … Continue reading On Being Me!
The majestic dragon fly. A delicate, intricate insect, which has the capacity to captivate any observant onlooker. Many may perceive a dragon fly, purely as an insect. One which hovers liberally, fleeting between locations above the glistening waters. However, unbeknown to many, this entrancing creature, signifies change, adjustment, transformation, adaptability, maturation, abundance, growth, development and … Continue reading The bold acceptance of CHANGE
Today I pleasantly spent the morning and afternoon with my beautiful Mama (Translation ~ Grandmother). Every encounter I share with her darling soul, equips me with further life lessons, contemplation and appreciation for self, others and life. Today, amongst numerous other divergent topics (if one knows both of us intimately, shall be accustomed to our … Continue reading Spread your wings.
"All moments and experiences in life, mould us into the individuals we are now and continuing to become. The act of becoming is magical and something which is constantly evolving. Embrace all of the sorrow, pain, discomfort and disloyalty; with pain, there is pleasure. Loss there is hope. Anxiety there is confidence. Disappointment, progression. The … Continue reading Obstacles
Hello beautiful souls! I genuinely hope that the content of this blog discovers you well, as it has been some duration of time since I last blogged?! Life has proven eventful, through unfolding in mysterious and unexpected ways. Exactly one year ago I arrived home from my travelling adventures throughout America and Europe. What an … Continue reading The magic of one year!
Medication. Medication. Medication. A term which I am well versed with. As if the word became a litany and jubilant cacophony within my mind; subsequent to the relentless influence and advice from those surrounding me to accept. Medication. Purpose: to assist with reducing the severity of depression, anxiety, OCD and Anorexia propensities. Such appears reasonably … Continue reading Acceptance of reality.
Comparisons deprive of joy! It is merely human, primal nature to compare oneself to others. How we look, speak, behave, breathe, stand, work...LIVE!! Isn’t this comparison of ourselves, whether such be to others within our family, friendship conglomerates, work place, community spaces (supermarkets, malls, shops, library) or when we haplessly and perfunctorily scroll through our … Continue reading The microcosm of Comparison.
Icky-ness! Thursday evening was one that I was eagerly anticipating. Excitedly awaiting for a plethora of weeks. This was in response to being able to venture out of the comfort of the place I call home, after being invited to attend a gig of one of my darling, musically talented and intellectual friends, Bill. Gigs, … Continue reading Icky-ness!
Being purely still. An entrancing state of mindful caress. How is this demeanour possible? Still - in a deluge of alacrity, disengagement, technology, angst, betrayals and judgements. Still - within a society depicting a constant whirlwind. Still - within the confines of one’s imprisoned mind. Still. Yielding substance with a hint of ethereal dichotomy. Cumbersome. … Continue reading Stillness…
Every day may not prove to be a great day for a plethora of reasons that one may either be in control of or not. Despite the daily events, living with an openly warm, all embracing and grateful heart does the world of wonders for holistic well-being; to feel centred and grounded. There are many … Continue reading Moments of pure, wholesome + delightful gratitude ❤️
Recovery is by no means an ordinary occasion. Nor is it one which proceeds smoothly. Recovery requires soul, heart, energy, willingness, commitment and dedication towards ensuring one’s holistic health and well-being are restored. For me, this meant no means of employment for numerous months, due to being too fragile and unwell physically, whilst not being … Continue reading Empowerment!
Hello beautiful! #BalanceforBetter ~ International Women’s Day 2019. What does balance indicate? What purpose, significance and substance does the word capture? As women, we consistently strive for balance in our daily life, whether it be associated with family, employment, functionality of the household (ladies, you know what I mean: cooking, cleaning, washing, ironing, school drop … Continue reading Walking proud as a lady!
A dear friend and beautiful soul is soon to give birth to her gorgeous baby girl, whom her and her husband have eagerly been preparing and awaiting endlessly for! How incredible it is that the nine months of careful nurturing, developing a sincere attachment and love, whilst blissfully observing the spectacular alterations in one's body … Continue reading The Utter Beauty of Motherhood…
Transformation of thoughts equates to happiness! Feeling endlessly contained within a glass receptacle, has proven to be my preferred, comfortable and introverted abode for as long as I have known. Experiencing a profoundly exhausting inability to shatter the surrounding glass bottle or embark on a ferocious ascent, in order to alleviate myself of the captured … Continue reading Transformation of Thoughts + the Journey of Enlightenment.
Escapism. A word which appears empty, yet captures immense substance, associated with raw, internal feelings, emotions and thoughts. Regardless of life proving generous in particular aspects recently, the overwhelming desire to flea into another realm absent of pain, discomfort, hardship, vulnerability, unease, betrayal, emptiness, as well as cruel words and acts, is a strengthening and … Continue reading Escapism
You deceive me endlessly, Without compassionate concern. Corrupting any aspects of my mind, body and soul which remain, Until I can no longer feel, think or rationally reason. My life is manipulated solely by your tight, pinching grips. I believe you. Do you believe me? A tandem approach to living. An absence of my own … Continue reading Truth and Reality.
Entrapment. Loathsome towards my approach. Answer me this scrutiniser... Why is it that my lacklustre eyes can observe unobstructed. Yet am incapable of reaching out to feel tangible items? The tingling of a comforting embrace. The feathery grass beneath the soles of my feet. The cool breeze encapsulating me. The warmth of the glistening sun … Continue reading My living analogy of Anxiety.
Banish me. Remove me. Allow me to be alone. In apt solitude. Leave me be shall you. In the natural state that I am presented. Do not loathe me. Do not fear me. Do not dislike me with your words. What has precluded us, has been endured. What awaits, is to be anticipated. Let us … Continue reading Betrayal of Journeys.
Looking into a mirror can prove revolutionary, detrimental, fortuitous, beautiful and filled with detailed surroundings. What do you observe when you glimpse into a mirror or nearby reflection? Do you glare at your appearance? The imperfections of your being or the beauty of the light you radiate? The surrounding environment? Another bystander or loved one? … Continue reading Mirror, Mirror on The a Wall.
✨ Life Transitions ~ Undulating waves erupt upon the sea shore, Flowing seamlessly without hesitation. Smothering each grain of sand, Masking the glistening shells, Migrating inward and outwards, Subconsciously, to its own beating rhythm. Waves illuminated by the shining sun, White peaks flowing, gliding along the coast, With the wind forcing the waves bashfully. Clouds … Continue reading Life Transitions.