Maybe, my calm had to do with a sense of going home to something I am creating for myself, my family, and our people. This idea embraced me with a peaceful sort of exhilaration, for a while. For a while…
It was Jupiter who noticed the chatter first. He was just out there, minding his own business when the noise of incessant chatter fell upon his hearing. In the beginning, Jupiter tried his best to ignore the noise. But like I said, the chattering was incessant and began to take its toll on his mental… Continue reading To Resolve a Conflict
The little girl also knew enough to understand that every boon had an Achilles heel, and that every boon came with its own weakness – that hole somewhere for God to make that, “Ah! But you did not state it like that, my child,” statement.
Imagine yourself standing on a road that needs to be crossed. You will obviously look at both sides to ensure that the road is clear. Now imagine yourself standing on a divided road that needs to be crossed. You will have to look at only one side at a time. Life has grown to work like that. By looking at only one half of the situation, we have trained ourselves to think and work with a singular view point, whether it be positive or negative.
His heart ached when he saw the birds fly, when he heard the animals run, and when he felt the wind blow through his hair. His heart ached with the want of freedom, the huge part of him that throbbed to go wild and grow wild. As his ache grew, he decided to run away from the shackles of rules set by humans.
We begin our lives surrounded by the peace that is our mother's womb, and the moment we come out, we lose this peace. From then, life is all about finding our pieces of peace through our family, our friends, our work, and the solutions we figure out for our problems
Every action, irrespective of its magnitude, has an equal and opposite reaction.