A Glimpse into My Journey

One step at a time.

Tag Archives: emotions

I tried

I tried to give you kindness. I tried to forgive you. I tried to move on. I tried to think about all the good you’ve done.   But you kept … Continue reading

July 16, 2017 · 3 Comments

Tethered

Left, right, flat, extend Open, close, straight, bend   So many positions Too many directions   Leg out, arm in Reverse, and again   Howling wind Chattering mind   Utter … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · 2 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

Not my paper and pen

When I first heard the song, your heart was all I want. Then you flew 10,000 miles away, but I’m still here today.   Humming the tune on the radio this week … Continue reading

March 11, 2017 · 8 Comments

Found the girl

It was a new beginning. You spotted me amongst the others, stole me with your brave presence. But I appeared not to be bothered.   Purposely sat across from you, … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Wants

When I was 5, I wanted the biggest, fluffiest stuffed animals. 🐻 When I was 10, I wanted nail polish in every color of the rainbow. 💅 When I was 15, I wanted … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 6 Comments

Blogger Recognition Award (2)

I am so grateful to be nominated for this award again, this time by Shivangi.  Thank you so much! I started blogging because I was inspired by other blogs, namely … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 9 Comments

The Greatest Maze in the World

Left or right Black or white   Front or back This or that   High or low Yes or no   In or out Always in doubt   Dizzy and dazed … Continue reading

January 22, 2017 · 15 Comments

Second place

I’ve always been the backup dancer the understudy the backing singer the silver medalist the substitute teacher the vice president the assistant manager the movie extra the follower always in … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 14 Comments

Hard to get

When my roommate introduced me to you, and my eyes met yours, I already knew. Had a feeling freshman year would change. It was the start of something new.   … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 · 13 Comments