Power Of ‘Em Beings

The ones you love most are given the power to affect you the most. And most often, it’s in the negative. They   can hurt you so bad only to start loving you again. But sometimes you wonder whether it is justified to be as vulnerable at all. It’s a painful thought in itself as…

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Assume, Maybe Not

“Assumptions are the termites of relationships.” How does a human mind not assume? Even the strongest person faces insecurities. Yes, they work in extremes and are subject to ones nature though what follows does not always bear good fruit. Assumptions, most often on the down side, only work to worsen a relationship. Sometimes with our…

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The Goal Of All Life Is Death

Three lectures on a module of death and it got my stomach all knotted up each time. It’s never easy for one who experiences it to talk about it. As the professor speaks of repercussions and consequences of death, you know it’s happened to you. And you want to speak out but you really can’t. Sitting…

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So What Is Christmas…

Is Christmas just about awaiting Santa Claus or is it celebrating the birth of Baby Jesus? After all this time, I’m not sure where we’re headed in terms of really celebrating this joyous festival. What is the essence of this festival? Each year, there’s an excitement that bubbles within. It’s an excitement of a cheerful…

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Thoughts, Smiles And Hidden Tears

You have someone coming up to you and telling you how lucky you are to have a father who’s so involved with their kids and have similar interests. At that point, all you wish is for him to be alive again.Wishes, mere wishes! You want to cry but you can’t.So you pass the most convincing…

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My Living Prayer ~ All That I Hope To Be

You Are So Beautiful To Me For every woman, marriage is a dream Following which is another dream, that of motherhood From those very nine months to these 18 long years You bore with me, you stood by me, you lived for me, you lived with me Family means so much to everyone For me,…

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To the man I’d look up to no matter how tall I grow

What’s a father like? Ah. Some sort of authoritarian figure? Or just your mother’s husband? Umm OR your best man? J Yea we hate the days we’re yelled at, the days we’re made to feel embarrassed before our friends circle and other such occasions. But what about the days that we’re made to feel special. Or…

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