A Glimpse into My Journey

One step at a time.

Category Archives: physical appearance

Health is not a number

Health is not (only): The digits on the scale The size of your pants Your mile run time The number of crunches/push-ups/pull-ups you can do The amount of “superfoods” you … Continue reading

June 23, 2017 · 4 Comments

10 Lessons Yoga has Taught Me So Far

I’ve recently started to do yoga on a regular basis.  It started with wanting to feel more calm, aware, and present, as well as to challenge myself with something new, but … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · 13 Comments

For my brothers

This is for my brothers (and anyone who would like to read): What other people say does not define you. You are not a trampoline.  You don’t need to fire back … Continue reading

April 21, 2017 · 10 Comments

The more, the better…?

Society has led many of us to believe that the more we have, the happier we will become.  When we finally make that purchase for a new TV, a new … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · 21 Comments

Those who write sad poems…

Daily Prompt: Original Sometimes those who always smile, suppress their darkest feelings inside. Sometimes those who laugh to the world, cry themselves to sleep every night. Sometimes those who joke around constantly, feel … Continue reading

October 12, 2016 · 13 Comments

Why does it matter

Discover Challenge: Outer Layers Why does it matter what people think about you if they don’t know you?   Why does it matter what speed you are traveling if they … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · 4 Comments

3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 3

“They laugh at me because I’m different; I laugh at them because they’re all the same.” – Kurt Cobain Sometimes, we want so badly to fit into society and to … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 2 Comments

Look in the mirror.

Want to see something gorgeous, beautiful, perfect? Look in the mirror. 😊

September 4, 2016 · 4 Comments

H-eye-ku (haiku)

If the world was blind, what looks would our eyes feast on? Would our vision change?

July 20, 2016 · 2 Comments

What really matters

This isn’t a piece of advice that was given to me specifically, but was provided on the Internet for the general population.  The message stated: don’t get too caught up … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 5 Comments