Life & Stories

Gratitude

“Reflect upon your present blessings—of which every man has many—not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”—Charles Dickens Lately, life has been getting hard with some determined consistency. This creates a lot of pressure on oneself. But as much as things may get hard, there are still some blessings that pass you… Continue reading Gratitude

Life & Stories

Slow Recession 

In the past 10 years, we've seen a lot of changes. Life now compared to then is almost totally different. And among the things observed is that life has become increasingly expensive. In the beginning, these changes in cost were gradual but now especially this year, the changes are drastic and they affect all sectors… Continue reading Slow Recession 

Poetry

Reality

Some say reality is an agreed-upon illusionWe then conform to the state of things as they existOthers claim it is a constructSubjective and not based on empirical evidence We then float on the waves of consciousness.Working our intuitions past the illusionsThey then tell us that everything is energy.Reality but an illusion. Leaving us confused in… Continue reading Reality

Poetry

Doubt

Doubt is the absence of faithSignifying a lack of trust,a welcome sign to fear. Self-doubt is the worst of itAs we become our block,To growth and peace We stop believing in the unseenForgetting Faith is the building block of lifeBecoming doubting Thomas's, we stand in our way Doubt comes as a whisperThen manifests itself as… Continue reading Doubt

Life & Stories

Time

Photo credit unsplash What is time? According to Wikipedia, it's the continued sequence of existence and events that occurs in apparently irreversible succession from the past, through the present, into the future. It is believed that the measurement of time began with the invention of sundials in ancient Egypt sometime before 1500 B.C. However, the time… Continue reading Time

Life & Stories

Grasshoppers in front of Giants 

Photo by create4eyes  on Unsplash "And there we saw the giants, the sons of Anak, which come of the giants: and we were in our sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight." Numbers 13:33  Often, we feel as though we are insignificant when we compare ourselves with our desires. Many times, our troubles mock us and they… Continue reading Grasshoppers in front of Giants 

Poetry

Universal language – Poem

There exists a universal language So simple yet so complicated to comprehend It hides in plain sight, visible to a worthy seekerCommon to all, everything that exists speaks it There exists a universal language Crafted by the One Divine hand of God Innate to everything, guided by intuition animals and objects express it, and so do we  There exists a… Continue reading Universal language – Poem