Artistic Endeavours

January 8, 2015 § Leave a comment

Do you ever put so much effort into something and then step back and actually feel proud of what you’ve done? I have. And I’m pretty sure we all have at some point. Except that after a period of 24 hours I see everything wrong with it, and suddenly I’m not so proud of it anymore.

This could be with anything… Exams, cooking, writing, photography even dealing with a situation. « Read the rest of this entry »

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Time & Contentment

August 22, 2014 § 1 Comment

Many times a day we ask ourselves many questions. Questions about ourselves, questions about the world, the universe. We wonder, we ponder, we dream.  We lie, we fear, we ask for forgiveness. We do things we don’t mean to, we regret- or we don’t regret.

Our emotions flicker so quickly, like a candle flame in the wind before we snuff them out. We cannot decide what we feel, we change our minds before « Read the rest of this entry »

Quote of the Day

July 21, 2014 § Leave a comment

You can’t change what you refuse to confront.

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June 27, 2014 § Leave a comment

Allah does not burden a soul beyond that it can bear. ~Al Quran 2:286

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May 19, 2014 § Leave a comment

The trouble with beauty is feelings of superiority.

The trouble with generosity is extravagance.

The trouble with noble descent is pride.

The trouble with knowledge is forgetfulness.

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May 15, 2014 § Leave a comment

If you do something bad, follow it by doing something good.

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May 7, 2014 § Leave a comment

“I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness,nor the arrow for its swiftness,nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.” Faramir, The Two Towers.

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