Tag: perception

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (GREEN) day 17: your perception about money?

Money is a tricky thing, potentially dangerous and can destroy lives. It can also bring great pleasure, security, and overall positivity. It can make you feel lucky, abundant, fortunate, and powerful. It can also make you feel powerless, weak, left out, defeated, exhausted, absolutely terrified. Those who have more money than others often say condescending

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A short story ~ good day, bad day

Electra woke up on the wrong side of the bed. Panicking, she jumped over to her phone to realize her cat had unplugged the charger in the middle of the night, causing it to die and therefore her alarm never went off! She was now a good thirty minutes behind schedule! Still able to make

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Destiny

The age-old questionโ€ฆ Are we in control? Does free will exist? Is there even such thing as freedom? Or are we slaves to the stars, destined to fateโ€ฆ? Is destiny something we create, or something that is created specifically for each of us? Are choices just illusions? Is anything set in stone? I thinkโ€ฆ we

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What is guilt?

Guilt is an angry entity Who hovers over me Like a shadow, dark in the light Disguising itself as the light Holding me to standards so high A measurement that shoots up through the sky Brainwashing me and distorting perception Swinging me around to another direction Crushing my confidence, draining my power Disintegrating my solidity

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Importance of Imagination

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution.” –Albert Einstein What they never taught you in school is that imagination is just as valuable, if not more, than intelligence. Anyone can memorize facts with enough repetition. But intelligence will get you nowhere if you

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Express your truth

It’s good to express yourself, because we’ve been taught to suppress everything we feel. You can’t expect someone to read your mind, otherwise they will never know and make false assumptions, and a situation will never change. Many people do not like it when someone expresses themselves in a negative way, because many people are

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Feet on the ground, head in the clouds

“Shoot for the moon. And if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.” I have a hyperactive imagination. I’m always dreaming, all the time. I like to write as a way of reminding myself that fantasy and reality are different. I don’t think we should ever stop dreaming though, no matter what people say. I

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Day 9: post some words of wisdom that speak to you

This is a quote from Jac Vanek, a creative fashion designer. For me, this quote is about shaping your life through your own personal perception. Our lives are enriched through books, music, films, and the people and environment that surrounds us. It is easy to forget how much these little things shape us, and how

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Perspective

It is perfectly valid to feel any type of negative emotion, without reason or justification. Feelings can’t really be rationalized; they go beyond science and logic. Therefore, there really is no “correct” feeling. Something that really draws out negative feelings, is getting yourself caught up in the should’s or should not’s. Like, “well I really

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