I made my first video 🙂 Click on the image below if you want to hear me reading out one of my poems! hehe https://www.instagram.com/p/BYAC16FlYhe/?taken-by=kuma.raj
"I never did escape the darkness. I just learned to love myself there." ~ Jared Ciofalo
You trigger me towards growth in a positive way. You fill me with this confidence and daring energy that helps me slip outside of my comfort zone, and try something crazy and different. You help me unleash aspects of myself I never even knew existed. You are bubbly and warm. You carry an aura of … Continue reading To my life partner.
The term “getting over someone” does not resonate with me. The way I hear this phrase being used nowadays comes across as more of a defence mechanism, rather than it being a sign of someone having actually healed. To me, it sends the message that you no longer care about them, and that they are … Continue reading You can still be in love and move forward.
“Millions of people have decided not to be sensitive. They have grown thick skins around themselves just to avoid being hurt by anybody. But it is at great cost. Nobody can hurt them, but nobody can make them happy either.” – Osho. After experiencing hurt and betrayal repeatedly, the walls around me grew higher and … Continue reading Thick skin.
Do you feel like it's really hard to move forward from someone you love? There is a part of you that wants them, and is still in love, but there is another part of you that knows that they are not right for you. The mind can be a mess sometimes. Thoughts and memories will … Continue reading Exercise: Setting boundaries & moving forward
One of my friends showed me this beautiful article written by Steve Garrett, posted by The Good Men Project. I want to share it with you here. I haven't included the whole article, so please click on the title to read the entire piece! What I love about this piece is that it really delves … Continue reading Are you in a loving relationship?
Without a doubt, the greatest teachers in my life have been those individuals who stir my feelings up and trigger me like no tomorrow. The more they trigger me, the more they unknowingly encourage me to look inwardly and question why it is I respond that way. I've also noticed that two people can say/do the … Continue reading Enemies or teachers?
I have struggled with the concept of beauty for years. Since I was eight years old, I could tell that my dark skin was not wanted. It was something to be mocked. Something to be looked at with sympathy. oh my poor darling, how will you go about finding a man with that skin tone … Continue reading Beauty.