Tag Archive: dreams

Yellow Daydreams

Unlike everyone else who spends summers in beaches, I use the 40 degrees Celsius days drowning in the cold and dark abyss that is my own stream of consciousness. My mind is a generator… Continue reading

Love and Love Again

Trust that every heartbreak will lead you to the right places, the right people, the right chances.

For the Mad and the Misfits

It’s so easy for the world, the reality, to discourage you and to say you can’t do it. Always go back to that moment that made you fall in love with what you wanna do. Make sure you are really grounded in what it is that you love, so when doubt seeps in, you can push it aside.

Poems for People (Part 1)

In celebration of the National Arts Month and Valentine’s Day, I asked my friends to help me love better what I’ve always loved most: poetry. The game’s pretty simple: give me a word… Continue reading

I’ve Seen the Future

To my six-year old self, Please know I have seen your future. You’re gonna teach and you’re gonna write but it’s gonna feel like you’re just playing around. Yes, it’s gonna be like what… Continue reading

A LOVE LETTER FOR HUMANKIND

“If you want to be happy, be.” – Leo Tolstoy – Dear human, You don’t have to have that grand plan. If your to-do list says all you have to do on a… Continue reading

A GUIDE TO SELF-LOVE

    > So you chased the wrong dream and lost the right love. Let it hurt– again and again and again. Then be free. Repeat if necessary.

In an Alternate Universe

In an alternate universe, I could be an astronaut discovering stars and having them named after me. Or maybe a lawyer handling cases all related to misogyny. In an alternate universe, I could… Continue reading

Keep Calm You’re Only 21 (Pre-graduation Letter to Myself)

“Only seek to be more of yourself.” “Your life unfolds in proportion to your courage.” [ Danielle LaPorte ] *** Believe me you’re not lost, not even a tad bit confused.  There’s a… Continue reading

It’s All Right

    I know you’re scared. You’re scared to dream, you’re scared to love, you’re scared to admit that you want to chase all the right things. And believe me, that’s all right. It’s all… Continue reading

On Dreams and Realities

When I was five I wanted to become a princess— the kind of princess who lives in a faraway kingdom, always in between that proverbial once upon a time and happily ever after.… Continue reading

When I Grew Up

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” Every child has been asked this question countless of times and I was no exception. I remember having different answers with innocent reasons.… Continue reading

The Art of Getting By (Memorable Quotes)

Since we’re all too scared to say the things worth saying, we just wait for some fictional characters to say it for us. It’s safer that way, of course. But it’s never less agonizing. Never.  … Continue reading

Shifting Worlds

One moment, I was hanging by the thread of hope. The next moment, I find myself falling, F A L L I N G in a cold, dark abyss. The pull of gravity… Continue reading

Cheers for Time

Cheers for yesterday! Be happy for all things gone that somehow stayed through photographs, or notes, or occasional trips down the memory lane. Good or bad, they had been and will always be yours… Continue reading