Before Another Five Years Have Gone

I sit alone and contemplate the vastness of time in all of its small moments How hours and days and seconds are defined by our circumstances, our experiences I dream of all the somedays that never arrive and pin wishes to them as they float away On the whispers of half-believed ideas like the dandelion […]

Goodbye: A Beginning

Goodbye: A Beginning I’ve written this letter a thousand times In my head and Then I worked on writing a thousand more In the silent dark of my commute Surrounded by melodic memories as I spoke the words unheard. Now, I have finally not put pen to paper. Tear stains sound romantic but All they […]

It’s about Attitude and Perception

I love competing! You wouldn’t know it if you aren’t in my inner circle, but it’s true. I love it. I’m highly competitive, but I’m also highly sensitive. So, it’s not always the best combination because the person I’m most competitive with is myself. For some people, it’s good to be competitive with yourself because […]

Oola: My Journey of Self-Discovery and Balance – July 6: Conclusions

I don’t always like conclusions because it means the end of something – the end of the book, the end of the weekend, the end of a challenge, the end of a relationship. However, what I have come to realize and understand more as I get older is that the conclusion of one thing often […]