Have You Ever Had Anxiety Because of Popcorn?
This is in response to Brenda'a latest prompt. It has been a while since I have written a creative piece, so I hope I have captured the essence of anxiety in this piece. The inspiration for this came from overhearing another mom as I was leaving the theatre.
When Is Enough.... Enough? Through the Looking Lens of Rationality.
A look through a rational lens of a sensible man in his 20's as he takes a look at how society is losing a grip on the values we once held so near and dear to our hearts. An awareness that was once handed from mother to daughter, father to son, generation to generation known as Sensibility.
Why We Cannot Follow Teachings of Jesus and Buddha
In a contrast to all monumental cathedrals, temples, and statues erected in honor of Jesus and Buddha, so little is evident in this world that would point at a genuine attempt to follow their respective teachings. Let us try to figure why that is so.
That Creepy Feeling of Being Watched While Taking Shower
See how nakedness of body may trigger nakedness of mind in which some phantoms of collective consciousness surface to spoil the simplicity of taking shower.
Yes, Education Can Change The World, But First, We Must Change Education
If we want creative and critically thinking students, we have to change the education system. We have to put students in charge and remind the adults what imagination is — the ability to access cosmic consciousness and create what is not yet real but can be. Imagination is futurising.
The Disheveled Reality of Our World is Confusing
What would happen if we devoted as much time to make this world an equal, peaceful place to live? Let every race, color, creed, and belief structure have an equal presence among us. What would happen if we developed a way to remove hatred and bigotry from our world?
The Ins, the Outs, the Ups, and the Downs of the Adult Entertainment Indusrty
34 y/o mother of one, 2 bachelors degrees, making a full time 6 figure income as a member of the adult entertainment industry. Here is my story.
Travels With Maggie: Circumstances Beyond My Control
Would you like to join me for a cyber walk with my two dogs? We would love it if you joined us on this crisp, lovely Fall day.
Erica's Thought on Hollywood, Dreams, and the Good Doctor
I was 14 ounces when I was born in SC. I have cerebral palsy. My thoughts on Hollywood are that there is not enough representation for disability in Hollywood. I've seen an actor, Micah Fowler, star in Speechless. He was in a wheelchair and had cerebral palsy like me. You saw it in on Facts of Life
Memoir: Encounters in Manila and Bulacan Philippines
Travel experiences when in Bulacan and in Manila. Struggles of a commuter in the busy streets of Bulacan. Living alone in Manila: How to Survive? Tips to dealing and negotiating with other people on the streets. Always have faith till you make it!
I Use a Diary for 30 Days (And Counting): This is What I Learned
One night, I decided to just own a diary and start writing in it again. But unlike high school me, I'm going to take it seriously. And so far, it's working in my favor. "How?" you might ask. Well, let me tell you how journaling for 30 days (and more) has helped me grow.
Can We Live Without Technology?
For thousands of years, humans created different marvelous inventions for us to achieve unforeseen breakthrough. Human sharpened their one and only weapon. Our one and only sword and that is technology. But we become too dependent in this mechanical existence we're living on.
What's Happening? Suddenly Everyone Is an Expert on Every Subject
Our community has all of the answers to none of the questions — yes, including me! We give black and white answers to gray questions, with no forethought given to any other possibility. Why? Because we know it worked for us, so suddenly that makes us an expert. We give credit to no one but ourselves
How I Learned To Hate the Hammer
Why do people always choose to hammer loudly in the wee hours of the morning on weekends? They have to know that others are still in bed and are trying to sleep. The sound of a hammer on Saturday morning has to be the biggest noise nuisance there is, and the law seldom ever does anything about it.
Before Time Defeats Us
In ten thousands years our idea of time and our progress through universe might be very different to our idea of time of today. In many ways it is challenge and what kind of time systems and time cultures we want to have in ten thousands years but also in in hundred years or ten years?
Express Yourself: The Benefits of Writing as You Age
Self expression through writing will add pleasure to your life as you age.