Roshnic’s Fashion Show

Every year, Roshnic raises awareness for a local non-profit through her fashion shows. This year she picked the youth literacy group I volunteer with! It was a lovely show that lifted everyone’s spirits. She is a talented artist with a beautiful spirit. Her website is https://roshnic.co

Winter Beach Visit

I’m resting in bed this weekend as the world news has drained me in the midst of my routine. It’s a complex feeling for me to describe as I discuss with others myriad of issues. The beach is strikingly beautiful during the winter. The empty coastline calms my busy mind. The clouds stretch along the…

Christmas Tree Decor🌲

O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree Such pleasure do you bring me For every year this Christmas tree Brings to us such joy and glee O Christmas Tree Lyrics Hello! I feel like the year has flown by! Christmas season has been quite wonky for me, yet I have much to be thankful for in…

Escaping into Nocturnal Spaces

“Grief is the price we pay for love and worth it a million times over.” A Boy Called Christmas Hello! I’m currently enjoying an adventurous movie directed by Gil Kenan featuring a retelling of the origin story of Nikolas before he becomes Santa Clause. It’s a charming, action-packed Nordic, Christmas story that resonates to my…

How listening to foreign languages can enrich your writing

Today, I read an interesting article today by Shoba Narayan, a journalist, columnist, content creator and author of four books. She has won a James Beard award and a Pulitzer Fellowship. Under the subtitle, “Metaphors that Reflect Culture“, I ponder upon her sentiments. “Take a common metaphor in Tamil, often used to describe a person who…

FOTD – Bright Hibiscus

“Flowers are the music of the ground. From earth’s lips spoken without sound.” – Edwin Curran “Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.” – Luther Burbank I took these snapshots of these flowers at the hotel where Brick Rodeo was held. Have a great…

A2Z- Birds – Oriole

Featured Photo of the Baltimore Oriole by David Mark Physical Description: Orioles have black, yellow, and orange plumage; the female is duller than the male. The bird measures approximately 7 to 9 inches long, has a wingspan of approximately 10 inches, and a weight of 1 ¼ ounces. The oriole has a long slender beak…