Sarin’s Thai: Sushi!

  “Mommy ,This can’t be possible. If I keep eating sushi every day,I will not able speak English, only speak Japanese?? “Garnet asked me.  “Who told you that, Honey?” I asked. “My friend at school, “ LoL. “Then Mommy has to eat more hamburger for perfect English!!!!,,,,”Lol Both…

Undiagnosed

  About this work Undiagnosed is a series of self-portraits that explores my journey with mental health struggles.  With this project, I wanted to provide visual representations of my feelings living with depression and social anxiety.  During the fall semester of 2021, I struggled the hardest with my…

Perfection Can Shove It

I’m writing this on a day I pulled scabs off my calloused knees that kept crawling to people who never once loved me. I’m not writing of romantic love. Just that intrinsic respectful love from an acquaintance who wishes you well because they know you’re not a prick….

This Issue: Intentions!

Loved Ones! Happy New Moment!!  ‘Always my cheer, making moments, because each one counts towards expanding and growing our life’s journey. These days, we realize how precious each moment is.  Ask Guest Contributor Peggy Weaver.  In her poem, she asserts that Moments are all we have. Whether we…

Evolving Intentions

  “When your intentions are pure, so too will be your success.” Charles F. Glassman MD The impending closure of 2021 causes me to reflect on my accomplishments and ponder my resolutions, aka intentions, for the coming year. Annually I create a Road Map that details what I…

THE ROAD TO HELL …

 “The road to hell is paved with good intentions.” Did you grow up with that saying? Did you ever wonder about bad intentions? Or if your parents were like mine, the bad ones got punished immediately; you didn’t have to wait for hell. I actually ponder this phrase…

Re: Intentions

I turned 50 this year. It’s still odd to hear it out loud…50. I remember being younger and thinking, “50… that’s old!” Now, I’m not exactly sure what 50 is supposed to feel like. I’ve finally arrived at that dreaded and magical point in life where men begin…

An Expose´ on Intent

  Intent serves as a priori for human creation. But it’s Intentions that serve as the driving force for humankind. Ironically, research explains that Intent and Intentions interrelate but are virtually the same. However, I’d like to propose a slight difference or angle to them. I believe that the human Mind grasps for intents,…

The Frequency of Intention vs. Resolution 

  Photo by Karlis Reimanis on Unsplash The Quantum You, 2022  Have you or will you make resolutions for the New Year? Chances are you have. Chances are you will. Odds are, you won’t keep them. The grim statistics show only 8% of resolutions will survive the year,…

Meditation As Divine Intention

While sitting in a reclining position by the pool, after emerging from a challenging work week, I feel the warmth of the sun embracing my body. I choose to relax, bask in its glow, engage it as a point of reference for meditation. Staring at the sun, I…