To capture a California sunset in South Pasadena is to hold an angel's wings with bated breath.
If you understand 'it' will come, then you'll understand 'it' will pass. No matter what happens, you can make it. Trust me, you can.
He was drop-dead gorgeous and I, well I was just ... dead." (Tera Hightower, Dead Chick Walking)
Instantaneous forgiveness can bring longstanding self-preservation, not to mention a cheaper Ralph's bill on Rolaids.
We can not escape tragic roads. It is like grasping at the sun & trying to catch air. We must take one step at-a-time. Keep going.
Sometimes, all it takes is your smile (even if forced) & a domino effect of smiles happen ... infectious.
Self-pity NEVER leads to happiness. Avoid it like it's a zombie plague.
If you work around at-risk teen students, actually tell them you love them and have faith in their success. No one tells them that. No one.
Ah, woman. She is an enigma. An anomaly of perfection & irony. She can lure angels into her arms & give birth to a nation of ideologies.
Take a child & teach him physics his first 7 grades of education, I submit he'd excel to a savant-like level. Imagine adult focus for 7 yrs.
If you get to a point where something happens today to stress you out, take a breath & center your thoughts on peace. Ignored thoughts die.
No matter what happens, you can get through this day. Inhale. Focus on the word, 'relax. Exhale. Say, 'I can do this!' And then do it.
Life gets so ridiculous, you just have to brush it off like sand and laugh. I think the laughter is good medicine for crap-itis.
Sometimes healing comes after helping someone that is going through the same trauma you went through. Help yourself by helping others.
Writing fulfils an insatiable drive. Finishing the story satisfies my thirst. But I must keep drinking until the story quenches a buyer.
If I had a dime for every time I heard someone say that they're tired of a genre (zombies) because it's only a fad, I'd be rich. #DeadRising
Our lives are filled with meeting wonderful people. Make sure those that have become a part of your life hear your words of appreciation.
When you get some free time, write. When you get some lazy time, plan. When you get down time, world build. When your time comes, shine!
When teachers doubt your potential, show them how wrong they truly are.
A path toward Truth is darkness; a journey through the woods, at night, blindfolded. Find 'Self' & you can find Light with eyes closed.
Our worst can become our best if mistakes are gathered like twigs of a bird's nest, giving one true foundation, a spiritual home to build their life upon.
No one likes rain but rain brings us pleasure for once pleasure's gone we learn what to treasure.