i am still here, juggling balls named work, poetry, and life. i am still here, trying hard to tally the shifting of day and nights. i am still here, working ceaselessly to support those who matter. i am still here, resuscitating the heart of a hopeless dreamer. i am still here, lurking in between the blank pages… Continue reading i am still here
Cave woman. That taunting nickname was born when I was a teenager because of my bar-hate. The tag and my bar inexperience have remained until now that I’m almost at my four-decade mark. I hate the smell of beers and alcohols, most of all, smoke. I can’t stand noise equally. Beyond these, I’ve heard and watched… Continue reading Cave Woman
Just when I have embraced-- accepted, the inevitable-- painful drop, YOU finally came, and lift me up. --- ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Carmine De Fazio In response to Daily Post: Drop. Inspired by Vijaya and Mandi. Thank you lovely ladies for the uplifting words. I direly need them today. You are two beautiful souls… Continue reading Drop, Up
It could have been harder, if you weren't around. Toxic could've been more bitter, if to meet, we're not bound. - Work's not a competition, for us, this is true. It is not our mission, to know who's best and argue. - So I guess, today, let me thank you. --- ©2015 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All… Continue reading Teammates
I am grateful for my job. My brain would feel different, 'cause it's mostly drained. My eyes would surely be tepid, 'cause they're always tired. But my heart's been happy, the moment I was hired. - Draining? Yes, it surely is. Tiring? Yes, it definitely is. But... satisfying, yes, it is, fulfilling, I'd say yes. - That… Continue reading Tiring fulfillment
When I'm not writing, I'm working. ------ Photo credit: well.blogs.nytimes.com In response to Writing 101: Day 9: Writing and not writing If you’re not a full-time writer, or if your day is so full of other tasks that you have little time to write, consider these alternative questions: if you could step into a machine that gave… Continue reading Writing 101: Six-word Rant
"Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion." First of all, I would like to thank my dearest blogger friends, Edwina and Jacq for tagging me with this Three Days Three Quotes Challenge. It is a great honor that you still remember me despite my… Continue reading 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge: Work it out!