The Power of Nature

"There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature." - Henry David Thoreau The Power of Nature Stress. Anxiety. Depression. Feelings of Helplessness. Feelings of Hopelessness. These are all too common symptoms of modern living. We all carry some burden of stress in our lives. The … Continue reading The Power of Nature

The Haunting’s of Mary-Jane

The walls are bleeding pretty patterns, As he floats upon a wistful cloud, Those thoughts, becoming scattered, His eyelids, Falling like a shroud. ~ Oh, no! ~ "Did I just smoke too much?", ~ He believed, his limits exceeded, Using this vegetable for a crutch. He has probably 60 minutes, Until he's sober enough to … Continue reading The Haunting’s of Mary-Jane

In Love With A Ghost – A Terrible Poem

This is in response to Chelsea's weekly Terrible Poetry contest. The topic is plot twists. I've fallen in love with a ghost, She's the one I care for the most. No matter where I am, She's always there. Supports me with this cross I bare. Touches me in places where, Other people aren't aware... ~ … Continue reading In Love With A Ghost – A Terrible Poem

Discipline, Drive, and Self-Motivation

"Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all." - George Washington Discipline and Motivation I was speaking with a new blogger friend of mine, TMP, whom I've only recently met and we were discussing the subject of discipline on a post of his. … Continue reading Discipline, Drive, and Self-Motivation

Behind the Author: Filosofa’s Word

Hello again friends, bloggers and muses, Welcome back to another installment of Behind the Author. This is where we journey behind the scenes in one writer's life to understand a little more about them and how they've ended up where they are now. As always, the point is to better understand the inner sanctum of … Continue reading Behind the Author: Filosofa’s Word

A Survival Guide For Introverts

“Writing is something you do alone. Its a profession for introverts who want to tell you a story but don't want to make eye contact while doing it." ― John Green Introvert Dilemmas An introvert lives in constant peril from the outside world. We are everything that we need in a self-contained little bubble and everything … Continue reading A Survival Guide For Introverts

An Unsuccessful Liar Or Just Too Truthful? Let’s Talk Honesty.

"Confidence... thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live." - Franklin D. Roosevelt Honesty I could tell you a ridiculous statement right now, such as, "When I suck on old coins, I prefer brass over silver." That might be the truth, … Continue reading An Unsuccessful Liar Or Just Too Truthful? Let’s Talk Honesty.