When you take a photograph, you capture a moment, but you also lose one. That’s why the best photographers know when to put the camera down and do more than just observe. They know the best moments happen with the camera down.
:::turns on AC::: That’s better. Takes selfie of self making faces. Ok. Back to bed. Update: I kinda dared Kazza and she called me on it. (See bottom photos) Hah! My friends are awesome.
Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.-Nicole Krauss
There is much wrong with our country. It’s coming to light, not because it wasn’t always there (because it was) but, because people have been in isolation and the normal distractions haven’t been there to keep them asleep..and with waking, comes awakening. People aren’t just becoming discontent, they are finally tired of pretending they haven’tContinue reading “My thoughts on the riots”
Soo..I wore a shorter sleeved shirt than normal today. The result of which, had me with 3 distinct skin tones. 1st layer is an already browned-by-the-sun skin tone, 2nd layer is newly burned and nicely pinked skin tone, and the third layer is the super pale Casper-like white skin of my upper arm. I wouldContinue reading “Just call me Neapolitan”
Another one bites the dust!! A 3rd Sister is now going to be a grandma! I have 4 sisters…3 down, one to go! (Leann, Michelle and now, Joey D.) I wonder if Shay is getting hives. Hahahaha!!! Oh, and before you ask, my son is transgendered and doesn’t intend to have children. He may adoptContinue reading “My Niece is having a baby!!”
I burst into tears unexpectedly today in front of a friend. I fucking hate when that happens. I’m soo fucking tired. I need this vacation, truly. Truly and honestly. The torn muscle in my arm isn’t healing because they keep asking me to do heavy carry-outs. I helped with a pool today….fuckers weigh 500 lbs.Continue reading “Stressed out!”
This song makes me ponder life’s twisty path. (Don’t worry, this one’s just an old favorite..not my personal life..lol)
“So write your story as it needs to be written. Write it honestly, and tell it as best you can. I’m not sure that there are any other rules. Not ones that matter.”-Neil Gaiman
With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.-William Shakespeare (I kinda like this one because I like the eye crinkles of gathering age to absolute bits)
I’m not afraid of waiting, I’m rather good at it. If I know that time brings healing. If I know that time brings growth. If I know that time brings you, inexplicably closer to me, who loves you, truly loves you, from your scruffy head to your tender toes, then waiting isn’t hard at all.Continue reading “The girl who waited”
I’ve learned that waiting is the most difficult bit, and I want to get used to the feeling, knowing that you’re with me, even when you’re not by my side. Paulo Coelho
Is it weird that I have a list of dogs I want to own one day? Complete with names? That’s not…weird..is it? Okay, okay! It’s weird but, I have wanted a dog for a long ass time. I have never lived anywhere that I can have a dog. Even this apartment only allows cats. IContinue reading “Oh my dogness!”
Before you commit to loving someone, make effort to understand their heart, make effort to understand their soul, be open to seeing even their darkest corners, without prejudice. If you have understood, accepted and loved their heart and soul, you will love them just as they are without ever wanting to change them. Drishti Bablani,Continue reading “Bedtime quote”
Through my intuition comes this quote. If you were drawn to it, I think you needed to see it. “The trouble is you think you have time.” –Jack Kornfield
( I have to get up early for the chiropractor, here’s tonight’s bedtime quote) You can run away from yourself so often, and so much, just because the broken pieces of you cut your feet too deeply if you stay around for too long. But then what if someone were to come along and pickContinue reading “Bedtime quote:”