Leaving on a Jet Plane

You watch (pictures of) a distant far away land with sparkling eyes… eyes that make it seem that you have lived there, even if not in this lifetime. As you dream of this h(e)aven of freedom the serenity that surrounds you exudes an aura of “a new beginning”. You look at the rubble of the things you…

Children to adults:

We become less innocent, less trusting. What is worse is our complacent acceptance of this fact. I completely realized that knowing the harsh realities of life will change us, in preparation to brazen out with them. However, they should not change our love for life that we are inherently equipped with (by God) for a smooth, joyous and…

Creation

I have been searching in every face, in every voice, on every page, with every poise, unconsciously, unknowingly, desperately, passionately, madly and wholeheartedly for your glimpse. And now that you’re here, right before me, a part of me wonders if you’re my creation.

Mother’s Day special

In 1979, Mother Teresa was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, “for work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitute a threat to peace.” She refused the conventional ceremonial banquet given to laureates, and asked that the $6,000 funds be given to the poor in Calcutta, stating that earthly rewards were…

Purity

  Life of my life, I shall ever try to keep my body pure, knowing that thy living touch is upon all my limbs. I shall ever try to keep all untruths out from my thoughts, knowing that thou art that truth which has kindled the light of reason in my mind. I shall ever…