The Metric to Measure Love The pursuit of intimate relationships are a fundamental human motive. Emotions are a critical component in the development of intimate relationships. Or. At least I thought they were. Wait. Maybe they are, right? Ahh, I don't know; love is complicated. Like, seriously... What is the metric to measure love? If [...]
Destroying What We've Built in Pursuit of What We Really Wanted I walked into a coffee shop recently to do some work and there were very few seats remaining. Eventually, this elderly lady invited me to sit with her as she noticed I needed a seat. She asked me about the meaning of one of [...]
I wish you were real. I wish you’d stop throwing frivolous Masquerades out of fear. I wish you’d stop hiding your fragile beauty behind that opulent gown. I wish you’d stop drowning your wounds with bitter cocktails. You coward. Don’t you know scars shape you? Don’t you see that I have scars too? Don’t you [...]
We are all starving for hope. We all have this thing that haunts us; it's called our past. Yea, that thing. Stupid... sure. But, it's real and it can be haunting. Our enemy often throws it at us like a pie to the face. Except, this pie is one from those looney cartoons; it's ticking and ready to explode. Or... at least, that is what it feels like when we lose focus and when hope is lost.
In our fickle eyes, the iris, the heart of our eye, naturally causes our pupils, the blacks of our eye, to dilate or constrict depending on the amount of Light exposure we desire to focus on. When we turn our eyes away from the source of Light and simply look into the deep abyss called [...]
I have grown up surrounded by the church being a PK, pastor's kid. Because I was constantly raised and surrounded by the church atmosphere, I always wondered what the other side of life was all about. Towards the later years of high school, the darkness gradually began to intrigue me more and more. Darkness deceivingly [...]