Wisdom For The Road

An Inspiring Journey

An Inspiring Journey

I can hardly believe it’s really happening. I’ve been dreaming of this trip for a while now. So much has happened since that fateful day.  I don’t want to dwell on that day. I don’t want to dwell on the dark days that followed.  I’m […]

Who Is Richer?

Who Is Richer?

It seems very odd that I’m currently in a place where the whole emphasis is on feeling and looking good, and I’m reading a book that deals with the Nazis and their inhuman treatment of the Jews.* I’m at a place where I’m being pampered […]

The Last Day

The Last Day

He seemed to take forever to get ready. He kept yelling, as usual. “When will you ever learn to fry an egg? Useless woman!” “How many times have I to teach you how to fold a d*** shirt? Today, I was so tempted to answer […]

The Lesson

The Lesson

Life is a school, they say And we are here to learn. It’s not an exam to be passed Or a competition to be won. There’s one lesson I’m taking a while to learn. So it keeps coming back to me. Different teachers, different classrooms. […]

Trying My Hand At Haiku

Trying My Hand At Haiku

A few months ago, I wanted to try my hand at haiku.  I’m no poet but I loved how one could use this form to capture an idea in such few words.  But I needed someone to tell me that if I was doing it […]