Don’t Quit

When things go wrong as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill, When funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile, but you have to sigh. When care is pressing you down a bit. Rest, if you must, but don’t you quit. Life is queer with […]

Term tests

And so, on the 7th week of school, which also happens to be next week, is my school’s term test week. This time round, I’ve got 5 papers, two on Monday and the other three on the next three days each. Am I prepared? I would be lying if I said yes, but it’s also […]

Reasons to be Happy

Every second is an opportunity to choose happiness over anything else. Here are some reasons why I feel that one should be happy: You are able to read this Happy people have better immune system and endures pain better than people who are not You make someone’s day when you smile Risk of depression drops […]

Beyond Happy

It feels really, really amazing to be happy! I’ve been soaked in this happiness for the past few weeks and am absolutely enjoying every little bit of it! I’ve noticed that ever since I started feeling this happy, I’m more energetic and positive than usual. I’d also catch myself smiling from time to time, then […]

30 Million

What would you do if you had 30 million dollars? Nat and I were talking about how someone made 30 million dollars out of a movie in the school library on Friday, which lead us to discuss about how we would spend this huge amount of money. She said that she’d buy a house, and […]

Short note

4 weeks into the new academic year and work’s starting to pile up. Readings, assignments and quizzes. But I love it, being busy is a good problem! At least I’m doing something useful! Went to a home on Tuesday morning for an upcoming project and had so much thoughts. I’m still in the midst of […]

Giving

“You become the solution for you. Don’t point to another person and say “Now you owe me and you need to give me more.” Instead, give more to yourself. Take time off to give to yourself, and in a sense to fill yourself up to fullness, to where now you can overflow in giving.” – […]

The Secret I

“Think of a car driving through the night. The headlights only go a hundred to two hundred feet forward, and you can make it all the way from California to New York driving though the dark, because all you have to see is the next two hundred feet. And that’s how life tends to unfold […]