Letters to Life

Letters to Death (2)

“I will not seek perfection in the future, but happiness in each present” – Random Paper Wisdom – Dear Death, How come, no matter how much expected your visit is, you always manage to take me by surprise? Yesterday, I attended the cremation ceremony of my adopted/illegal sister and dear friend C., who’d been engaged… Continue reading Letters to Death (2)

Letters to Life

Letters to Death (1)

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live” – Norman Cousins – Dear Death, This letter is not meant for you, so please pass it on to my niece I. Thanks in advance. Dear I., This day last week we met for the first… Continue reading Letters to Death (1)

Letters to Life

Letters to Life (16)

“Sometimes no quote is needed” – Random Paper Wisdom – Dear Life, Sometimes I just don’t know what to say. Even though I usually feel the need to speak, especially when I am talking to someone in distress or agony and I want to comfort them, there are moments when no words seem appropriate. So… Continue reading Letters to Life (16)

Letters to Life

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“I am not unstable, I am merely emotionally flexible” – Random Paper Wisdom – (actual quote from Someecards) Dear Life, This week I visited a friend’s birthday party, the friend who hasn’t got that much time left to live. My emotions were all over the place; I was happy to see her again, especially in… Continue reading Letters to Life (15)

Letters to Life

Letters to Life (14)

“Someone who always wants to have everything black on white lives a very colourless existence” – Random Paper Wisdom – Dear Life, I think I’ve lost my schwung, my mojo, my inner me, and this makes me scared. Because who am I if I cannot even answer that question? And how can I answer that… Continue reading Letters to Life (14)

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Letters to Life (13)

“To choose is keeping hold of one thing and letting go of the other” – Random Paper Wisdom – Dear Life, The past week has been an eye-opener, to say the least. In class we talked about Nonviolent Communication and after hearing it explained and reading about it some more in my textbook, I can… Continue reading Letters to Life (13)

Letters to Life

Letters to Life (12)

“You are a soft breeze, blowing hope into a saddened heart” – Random Paper Wisdom (actual quote is a Celtic spiritual assumption) – Dear Life, I am not such a bad person, am I? I feel like I have to do so much, put in so much effort to be the best person I can… Continue reading Letters to Life (12)