Book and Film, Emotions

The secret in The Secret Garden

Some people in life are so precious, they are the air that we breathe. They are the light in our lives and the twinkle in our eyes. People that we assume we cannot simply live without .... And then as fate would have it. We loose them. We are forced to be separated with them,… Continue reading The secret in The Secret Garden

Emotions

What doesn’t kill you, only makes you smaller

It was a German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche who said “Was mich nicht umbringt macht mich stärker."  "what does not kill me makes me stronger."Twilight of the the Idols (1888) In life we are terribly scarred by experience, adversity, mishap, accident, grief and so many other deeeply impactful scenarios which drag a person down into despair. They… Continue reading What doesn’t kill you, only makes you smaller

Book and Film

Cinderella’s domestic abuse and torment

Her despair, anguish, & suffering doesn't taint her kind heart. Cinderella's story is impactful beyond explanation. It was never about the prince to begin with. It was a story of survival of pushing through. Interestingly in Wikipedia it is defined similarly : "Cinderella", or "The Little Glass Slipper", is a folk tale embodying an element of unjust… Continue reading Cinderella’s domestic abuse and torment

Lifestyle

Dealing with all forms of pain

The types are innumerable. I remember in 2013 enrolling in college a short time into the semester when news of a suicide occurring in the dorms spread like fire throughout the campus. I remember getting a direct account of the story from a friend who shared the same building, the details were frightful. An insecure… Continue reading Dealing with all forms of pain

Emotions, Lifestyle

Everyone is happy on social media

Image is an odd word in today's world. Image is everything. It's your existence, it's your being, it's your social status, it's your identity and recognition. The social media of today has catapulted this ginormous celebrity-like larger than life lifestyle, incorporating the ultimate YOLO (you only live once) mentality into everyone's mind to create and… Continue reading Everyone is happy on social media