Waiting for the Dust to Settle

โ€œAnd I know now that all the time I was trying to getout of the dust,the fact is,what I am,I am because of the dust.And what I am is good enough.Even for me.โ€ Karen Hesse, Out of the Dust Good evening! Please forgive me for my absence, everyone. It’s been a whirlwind, and I’ve been…

#OctPoWriMo9 – Fiery Forest

“I see fire Burning the trees And I see fire Hollowing souls I see fire…” Ed Sheeran Crackling flames setting homes ablazeAmazon wilderness’ atmospheric hazeCollapsing lungs of Mother GaiaPraying for healing to Her own messiahStruggling to breathe in the only bloom, Constricted by a carbon monoxide plumeDestructive deforestation threatening demise Suffocating life sparking international criesBillows…

#OctPoWriMo4 – Electrifying Cage

SparksBranch-likeSafely lockedin Faraday’ssilver cage that shields from thousands of volts Electricity generates light showEvanescent RazzmatazzTwinklingSight LifeExcitesPowerfulSpectacularPhenomenal music lingers tonight

A Sunshine Odyssey

Good evening everyone! There’s a lot for me to celebrate in life today! I just love to do the best I can with what is given to me. It’s a thrilling feeling to partake in such a creative adventure! When I receive a gift of an award, it’s a confirmation of appreciation from the giver….

Sunshine Blogger Award #5 from Proscenium – Life, Relationships, Movies

Good afternoon everyone! I would like to sincerely thank Jason @ Proscenium for nominating me for a Sunshine Blogger Award. He hosts the fun Friday Follies photo challenge (hilarious entries from participants), takes interesting photos and gives a slice of his day while promoting other bloggers. Please stop by and take a look into his…

Sunshine Blogger Award #6 from Wondering Belle

Good morning! These past few days, I’ve been enjoying a moment of respite as I indulged in my hobby of sewing. I’ve been walking been on nature walks with friends, and I can’t help but feel inspired by mother nature. I like to thank Wondering Belle who has graciously nominated me for a Sunshine Blogger…

#SoCs – Cozy Post-Party

Hello everyone! I’m sorry I’ve been out for two weeks. It has been a doozy and I’m tucked underneath a layer of bed sheets right now in my cozy room munching on golden jack fruit. Feeling tired might be an understatement. Stream of consciousness is all I can muster right now. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Brother’s Graduation My…

Gratitude Scavenger Hunt: 8 Things

Hello everyone! I first saw this challenge on Winnie’s blog in which I enjoyed the beauty she explores. Sadje at Keep it Alive has found this scavenger hunt, and she invited her followers along. So, I decided to tag along as well! Find something that makes you happy Currently I’m feeling good as I am…

A-to-Z Challenge: Tarantella

Tarantella in Literature “Like the macaroons, the tarantella symbolizes a side of Nora that she cannot normally show. It is a fiery, passionate dance that allows Nora to drop the faรงade of the perfect mild-mannered Victorian wife.” Litcharts.com quote from Henrik Ibsen’s book, “A Doll’s House” A few years ago, I read Henrik Ibsen’s book,…