The World Is Transient

We live in a fallen, transient world full of disappointments. We will face an eternal reality. The things of this world should not take precedence over the eternal things. Now this very easy to say and not surprisingly, I confess that I myself do not always see it this way. Nevertheless, it is crucial that when…

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Work Hard

Hard work pays off. I, personally, find it challenging to work hard. I have become too familiar with putting in the minimal effort and reaping average result. But what happens when I want to achieve something greater than average? I guess I have to put in the work, early mornings and late nights, efficiency and…

Humor is Important

'From there to here and here to there, funny things are everywhere'- Dr Seuss Humor makes light of life. We live in a world where evil, tragic things happen all the time and while feeling strongly about injustices and misfortunes is amazing and a trait to be cherished, the cares of the world can significantly…

Friends Come and Go

I, like many people, have had many-a-friendships. Although I haven't managed to retain all, well,  most of them, I do cherish all of them. I cherish them because they have been part of shaping the person I am today in both positive and negative ways. I believe nothing in my life that has happened or…

22 For 22

I'm 22! Little old me, can you believe it... Even though I said this when I turned 21, I'm officially an adult! Becoming an adult it a fact of life. An inevitable phase we enter, and never leave. I have always wanted to be an adult. I wanted to do all the cool things I…

Winter

Harsh winds rumble through the air, whistling a sweet song of winter. They pass right through my bones. I shiver and grasp my jacket tighter. The trees. They have become barren carriers of fragile twigs. Their life stripped of them for the winter. Their leaves, scattered. Orphans. A sacrifice of nature. To compensate, the snowfall…

God, the Father

Your royal highness, I Come before you as a lowly servant and Humbly bow at your feet, my Lips will caress the ground you tread upon,  you are Lord of all that is wonderful and perfect. I Marvel at your feet of scarlet and eyes of mercy. For I recall the barbaric state from which…