Best Writing Tip: “Let it Flow.”

I recently submitted this essay to a writing contest and I wanted to share it with all of you. I’d like to thank Christina Welsh for her writing tip and the constant support. “Let it Flow.”For years, the idea of my writing being inspired by real life events always scared me. When I had just…

Journey into the light.

The light glows all the time here and it’s unlike any light I’ve ever seen. It’s a calming light that blocks all the crying and the whining each time I gaze into it. The kind of light that reminds me of all the love and happy times I had with my family. I have floated…

You’re A Survivor

Pain shoots through each cell of your body, stripping you away from everything you ever loved. You are left trembling from your wounds. You question your ability to survive, while you’re dragging yourself to function. The only thing that makes sense is remaining quiet and for a period of time, you do. But, your silence…

My Dear Friends.

To my dear friends,Whether you’re near or far.You taught me the importance of patience and listening.You taught me that emotions are temporary, And even the negative ones can change over time. You showed up and never left at times when I felt lonely.You made me believe in giving people and situations second chances.You were my…

Remember

Do you remember when you were a child?And the sound of the waves crashing on the shore excited you? Do you remember when you fell off your bike numerous times?Even though the pain was too intense you just smiled.And stood back up while displaying your scars proudly. Do you remember a time you thought everything…

World Building.

Inspired by Neil Gaiman’s Masterclass. That world you’re building, does it tell stories of sadness and heartbreak?Does it tell a mystery story or science fiction?How many parts of yourself will you include in this world?How many moments from your life will you include? And from how many points of view?Will you tell stories that you’ve…

For Granted.

Nothing we ever go through goes to waste,Because the things we often take for granted,Transform into chances for growth, Which eventually become lifelong lessons. ©ZeinaA.G

I’m Here To Stay.

When things got rough her soul whispered,“I’m not here to run away when your problems get overwhelming…I’m here to stay.” When she reached a dead end her passions whispered,“Few failures can’t make me disappear…We’re here for the long run.” When it got lonely her angels whispered,“We’re still here with you holding your hand each step…

Guidance

Whether we feel blessed or cursed,Our angels are always near,Whispering to us in our most obscure moments,Lifting us up and guiding us through each step.©ZeinaA.G

Paving A New Road.

It’s hard to keep paving a new road towards your dreams. You may make decisions you’re usually not comfortable with. You may have to battle your fears daily and take leaps of faith. You may have to use your, “20 seconds of absolute courage” more often and open up to people. It’s unknown terrain and…