We lose ourselves in things we love. We find ourselves there, too.
~ Kristin Martz
Three days ago my family and I, and the rest of our town were evacuated. Half of us sent out North to the site camps and half of us South, towards Edmonton, Lac La Biche, ect.
This is my story, how it felt, how I feel now, what I seen and what I know. Continue reading
You see, I usually find myself among strangers because, I drift here and there trying to forget the sad things that have happened to me.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald : The Great Gatsby
We are torn between a nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foriegn and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known.
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
~ Lewis Carroll : Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
“Have Faith & A Burning Desire to just Keep on Going No Matter What Happens.”
Today, I found out some very unsettling news. At first it felt as if my whole world was going to come crashing down, until I sat down with the people important to me and realized that just because something bad happens doesn’t mean its the end. Continue reading
I love books. I love that moment when you open one and sink into it you can escape from the world, into a story thats way more interesting than yours will ever be.
~~ Elizabeth Scott
Based off the picture above this is a list of books I have read or am in the process of reading and a rating of 1-5 on how much I enjoyed it. Please note I have a tendency to pick up a book and half way through it buy another and start that, so Im probably in the process of reading about half of the books in that book case. Continue reading
I was twelve years old and in grade seven, being that age and just hitting junior high I had a number of adolescent problems, ranging from confidence issues to disliking my parents and feeling that the whole world was against me. At the time I didn’t have a healthy way of coping with these issues, this is where writing comes into play. Continue reading
You can tell how dangerous a person is by the way they hold their anger inside themselves quietly.
Sometimes you come across people who have nothing better to do than make you uncomfortable in your own skin. They make up stories about you, anything to make you look bad and make themselves look better. They try to turn the people you care about against you. & They find ways to push you.. as far as they possibly can until you are so far out of the loop all you can do is watch them from the outside.
“Kill them with Kindness.” Continue reading