Tag: Happiness

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I have these moments throughout the day – sporadically scattered among my daily activities. Moments of brilliance in the shower. Gifts of knowledge and understanding while driving, in exchange for road rage and disrespect. Shining messages – epiphanies – whispers of the Holy Spirit. I used to miss it – always living with dark and…

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This week I’ve realised and recognised some important things about myself. I have spent the week alone in our flat as my partner is on holiday visiting friends and family. At first when I left him at the bus station I felt sad and really anxious for a few different reasons. I worried about feeling…

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BayArt - New Perspective on Life
Nov 30

Underneath

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford It is said that the worst pain you’ll ever feel will come from denying your own feelings to make others feel a little more comfortable (or happy). Growing up, mental strength was not…

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Living in New York teaches you two things. One, bad shit happens. Two, the city that never sleeps may be filled with people that don’t sleep, but some of them sure do sleep around. I like taking late-night walks. You get to look around and learn a lot about people. A woman takes her wedding…

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Hey all! So just to fill you all in, this is the first post of a mini weekly series that I’m creating documenting my accomplishments and shortcomings of training for my first half marathon. Yes, a half marathon. 13.1 miles of crazy, but considering it’s only a half marathon, I would like to think that…

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The fear of death is possibly one of the biggest and most common fears we as humans share. What we may not understand, though, is that this fear of death we have often hinders our ability to live a happy, successful life. Think about it: we give fear more power than we give ourselves. We say…

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BayArt - New Perspective on Life
Nov 21

3, 2, Y..

You could shatter glass with the way you look at me. Nightingales singing their sweet song of summer couldn’t hold a torch to the way you make me feel. I ooze into a puddle, bones of jello on the warm concrete surface of your love. When I hear my name flow out of your mouth,…

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I had fallen through a trapdoor of depression. Walking blindly through the corridors of my feelings not seeing the cracks beneath my feet, leading me to fall inevitably into my bed. My sheets are made of sandpaper. The more I toss and turn in my thoughts the worse my bruises and skin become. Raw and…

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“Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” – Dennis P. Kimbro   In the end, it’s all about what you choose.   Take responsibility for your choices.   Learn from what didn’t worked.   Make changes and keep going on.   No one will build your happiness for…

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Someone the other day asked me how I would describe my style, the best way I could sum it up to be was “I’m aiming for the ‘she’s a bad ass and cute as hell, but I wouldn’t touch her without asking’ look” look.