variations of the word uprooting

as a toddler these chubby set of tiny toes were buried in brown cake of forest’s earth, as the plump fingers reach out for blood-red wild berries, as a student these leather-covered soles wandered through cemented schools, universities, as the mind gulps data after data, oh so, committedly, as a two-decade lady these desperate feet […]

6 Lessons I Learned from Little Fighter, Chika Jeune (perhaps a book review)

Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family by  Mitch Albom Chika Jeune was born three days before the devastating earthquake that decimated Haiti in 2010. She spent her infancy in a landscape of extreme poverty, and when her mother died giving birth to a baby brother, Chika was brought […]

Book Quotes: Rain in the Mountains

Rain in the Mountains: Notes from the Himalayas by Ruskin Bond       Rating: ❤❤❤❤❤ As I remember that this blog is A Reading Writer, and as I want to fuel my reading pace again, I’ll start to post quotations and wise words I loved from my recent reads, starting with Rain in the Mountains by India’s […]

On Being Unnoticed

You need not to be famous to become somebody. You are already a hero to the hearts you touched deeply. And remember He made you, wonderfully. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you […]

On Choosing Happiness

My dear, my darling, my love, choose happiness, always. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you want. Let’s spread some motivations? 🙂

On Bitterness

Let’s choose to forgive even if forgiveness isn’t asked. Your heart is too beautiful to keep those ugly poisons inside. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you want. Let’s spread some motivations? 🙂

Waiting Castle

Let your nervous, jittery footsteps ignore the crashing angry ocean. Let your weary heart shelve its loud fear-filled da-dums. Lift your spirit up ‘cause your dream-castle awaits you, love. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: William Bout In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Thirty-Eight. If you want to join, […]

To the Holder of my life’s map

I know You since I’m three or two. You know life’s hell that I’ve been through. Up, down, and up again Rollercoaster life feels like I’m in vain. Surrender, that’s what I did, as I sink in the sea of grief. My dream is dead, I said to self, as I smell my failure’s stench. […]