A Little Space.

When grief breaks your heart,Leave a little space for the ones who left us. When your days are gloomy,Leave a little space to search for the light in a new day. When people say the wrong things,Leave a little space for forgiveness. When all the doors have closed,Leave a little space for the unpredictable. When…

Short Story Excerpt.

Lately, I’ve been struggling with the plot of a new short story. Trying to write a deep and meaningful character. Today I was reading what I’ve written and this stood out. I don’t know if it will fit with the story I’m trying to write. However, I immediately fell in love with writing again. ♥…

Highlights from my day.

Two cute highlights from my day…A little girl came for school pictures.(Barely 3 years old) I noticed she was scared so I distracted her with the lights and it worked. Two photos and we were done. Even got a high five and she wanted to take me to school with her. My self-esteem was flying…

Choices

17 years ago, the morning of February 3rd ,on a Monday just like today, we found out that my aunt passed away. It was a shocking discovery which would shift our lives and change me in ways I could never imagine. For the past month, I’ve been digging deep, and an essay question has been…

A Huge Thank you.

2019 has been all about balance for me. Balancing the good and the bad. Facing emotions that terrified me. I owe a lot to this beautiful community and to everyone who has given me writing advice here. I owe a lot to the dreamers who never quit and made it to their destination before me….

Word Of The Year “2020”

My word for the year 2020 is:“COURAGE“Courage to pursue my dreams and passions.Courage to keep writing despite losing writing contests.Courage to stand up for myself and face my feelings.Courage to deal with grief again while keeping an open heart. What’s your word for the year 2020? Looking forward to know in the comment section.©ZeinaA.G