Sunflowers (F453) Vincent van Gogh, 1888. As the rain and the gloomy weather finally resigned to the sun, I began to learn - maybe not learn, but make peace with something along this odd path. I am powerless over controlling the physical - the weather given to us by mother nature, but I hold complete … Continue reading Past & Present / Sunshine, Rain, and Individual Blooms.
Starry Night Over the Rhone Vincent van Gogh, 1888. If I can go back in time with the knowledge that it would be our last conversation, last touch, and last glance, last moment with each other - I'd savor and absorb the time greedily as it counts down. I'd ask you all of your untold … Continue reading Past & Present / Forever Untold Stories.
Not to Be Reproduced René Magritte, 1937. "The loneliest moment in someone's life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly." - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby Sometimes the feeling of isolation creeps up out of nowhere and ambushes me swiftly, and I can do nothing … Continue reading Past & Present / Unconventional Guide to Dealing with Loneliness.
Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog Caspar David Friedrich, 1818. Today marks the appropriate day for me to write about the somewhat daunting topic regarding "second chances". I've had this topic sitting in my draft box since the 28th of March, 2018, and I've always wanted to tackle this subject as I do think it's … Continue reading Past & Present / To Give or Not to Give? – Second Chances.
Christina's World Andrew Wyeth, 1948. There's a proverb that says "silence is gold, speech is silver". I completely agree to a certain extent. Sometimes there are instances where words are unnecessary. There's absolutely no need to fill in the blank space with extra noise. A lot of the times, I used to stay silent due … Continue reading Past & Present / Silence: Fear, Kindness & Respect.