Pick a side ~ Trust your heart over your mind

Pick a side ~ Trust your heart over your mind

Your feelings will tell you so much more than your mind ever will. If you can stop overthinking for a moment and just push yourself forward, you will go VERY FAR! The mind is changeable — so easily affected by environmental circumstances. You can feel cranky just because you haven’t eaten in a while, or [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 29: any strange/recurring dreams?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 29: any strange/recurring dreams?

Lately, I've been having a lot of dreams involving travel. Usually with airplanes. This means I'm going through a big transition in my life. There's always something wrong with the plans which represents my anxiety.I've been having a lot of dreams about being at work, which is annoying because I'm not getting paid!On August 1, [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 28: what makes you feel powerful?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 28: what makes you feel powerful?

Having a positive impact on someone makes me feel powerful. Knowing that I can make someone feel even just a little bit better is a powerful feeling. Whereas, having a negative impact on someone makes me feel so powerless, like I can't control my power, like I shouldn't even be alive.Knowing myself -- my body, [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 27: predictions for your future

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 27: predictions for your future

I've found that the future is incredibly difficult to predict. A lot of crazy things happen that you would never consciously expect to happen. Life is always throwing you shocks and plot twists and curveballs. It's really so wildly spontaneous. The details are really impossible to predict, but you do kind of always have a [...]

The Lonely Mermaid

The Lonely Mermaid

[Part I] Conquest of the Mystifying Mermaid // [Part II] The Mermaid Ball // [Part III] To Be a Mermaid // [Part IV] Mother Mermaid Fuchsia walked upon the shore, remaining close to the ocean, in hopes of her intuition guiding her towards the captain. The Psychic had gotten her so excited about a possible future with him. When [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 26: what are your gifts/talents?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (PURPLE) day 26: what are your gifts/talents?

Since I'm writing, I'll start with writing. I would not say I am "gifted" with writing, but just that it comes very easy for me, more than it does for most people.I think some people have a gift for animals, how animals are calmer around them, and I'd say I'm one of those people.DancingEmpathyDeterminationAmbitionRemembering specific [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (BLUE) day 25: what does “peace” mean to you?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (BLUE) day 25: what does “peace” mean to you?

"Peace" is when we are allowed to be different, we are allowed to be conflicting, and we are allowed to express ourselves even when it goes against the grain. If you can accept chaos -- that is peace. It is a higher state of mind that rises above heaviness and difficulty. It is a complete [...]

DESPERATION

DESPERATION

Desperation can be a good thing. I used to be so worried about "bothering people." It was my greatest fear. I never want to make things difficult for others, or come across as annoying. I used to think it was one of the worst things in the world, to come across as desperate. But I've [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (BLUE) day 24: list all the things that make you calm

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (BLUE) day 24: list all the things that make you calm

BlanketsPillowsCatsHot teaSleepingMeditationSpasWarm bathsComediesTV shows from childhoodEspecially the show "Friends"Good musicYour smileSwimming in the oceanThunderstorm on the beach at nightMac & cheeseFamiliar thingsHugsSensory deprivationHeatSunlightVelvetSoft and fuzzy textureChamomileLavenderPurrsAnimalsBubblesFireplaceNatureWalking through the woodsLaughingSmilingGood vibesWhen everyone is happyFeeling safe and secureDrawing or doodlingWritingOrganizingReading a good bookDancinghoopingsingingcraftinggrooming myselfTie dyeMassagesSunset