E is for Express

This is probably one of my favorite verbs! Express: to show, manifest, or reveal. Everyone has something to express, feelings, ideas, opinions, talent. Each expression lends a person power, the power to show the world, their community and culture who they are innately. Expression has a way of taking over, even if it is suppressed … Continue reading E is for Express

D is for Distinctive

I do apologize for the late post on this one, as I had been sick and slept through my posting hours! 😀 There are many inspirational words that start with 'D'. Determined, discipline, duty, devotion, desire, dream, drive, ect. It took me some time to nail down a 'd' word to use for todays inspirational … Continue reading D is for Distinctive

In Love with Rilke

You ever have a poem that you read that you fall in love with? I finally tracked down the title of the poem from a book I had read a while back. It was a characters favorite poem, and only listed excerpts throughout the book. I do like Rilke, and have fun translating the German … Continue reading In Love with Rilke

Ap-uh-tuh-PEY-ik

Another fun little word, apotropaic. It is pronounced \ap-uh-truh-PEY-ik\. I always have fun figuring out the pronunciation of new words, especially if it is totally foreign to my vocabulary. Such as apotropaic. It means "intending to ward off evil" (Websters Dictonary.com). Apotropaic came into common usage in the 1880s. It comes from the Greek word … Continue reading Ap-uh-tuh-PEY-ik

A Daddy’s Girl

  Daddy It goes without saying, no words needed. This bond cannot be broken, our walls cannot be taken. Father and daughter, this unbreakable bond Ups, downs, sideways, anyway around. My fighter, my model, that guiding light. The strength at my back when the wind gets forceful, the unbendable will when my knees get weak. … Continue reading A Daddy’s Girl

Complexities of Words

As if you were a tiny delicate flower I nurture you. Filling you up with love, compassion, some patience too. Waiting, watching for you to bloom into a beautiful thing that you are. Oh what a joy you are to me, each syllable, vowel a doorway to a new world. Taking me far away into … Continue reading Complexities of Words

The Art of Positive Thinking

Lately I have followed this blog by Sweet Mother, if you havent read it, go read it! It is a hilarious blog that actually makes you think about your own situations at times. It's akin to a life lesson laced with humor crack. Yes I like using the phrase "humor crack", I am hoping that … Continue reading The Art of Positive Thinking

C is for Control

Control? Why control? Many people associate the word control with negative things, such as a control freak, or someone who is uptight, a perfectionist. Yet control is not always a negative word. In fact, taking control of certain things can be a positive change when done correctly. When life changes around you, you cannot control … Continue reading C is for Control

The Proclamation of the World’s Most Amazing Conqueror

Lord's and Ladies, I bring to you the most wonderful, most insightful, the most crystallizing proclamation of our beloved Conqueror, my friend, my brother, Jermaine. He is the conqueror not only of the lands and cities that surround us, but also of our hearts. He has become a beloved friend, a brother in arms, to … Continue reading The Proclamation of the World’s Most Amazing Conqueror