Category Archives: life style

Calm waters are attractive

Sharing another piece of slam poetry by Julia Engelmann, which I could so relate to 🙂 Julia Engelmann -Calm waters are attractive Stille Wasser sind attraktiv I’m a Nerd. But no stylish Hipster, more of a thinker, a total Chimera. … Continue reading

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Being open to feedback

“And David said unto Nathan, I have sinned against the Lord“. 2 Samuel 12: 1 “He who disdains instruction despises his own soul, but he who heeds rebuke gets understanding”. Proverbs 15:32 Sonia was told by her patient that her … Continue reading

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Is being good worthwhile?

“For I envied the arrogant when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.” Ps. 73:3   Is it worth while being kind, helpful, truthful, patient and self-controlled?   “This is what the wicked are like— always free of care, they go … Continue reading

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A time for everything under the sun

Oh the smile, the first smile, our first smile. How it felt then: to breathe in the fragrance of the lime tree, To listen to the silence of the park- To look up at each other suddenly and marvel until … Continue reading

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The abandoned pups

One fine day 2 houses away, we hear a chorus of yelping and find 9 tiny adorable pups. None of the neighbours knew where they had come from or when. The pups only knew was that they were hungry, very … Continue reading

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Colour me

Colour me black, Taint my name, Make me look like I’m  a quack.   Colour me red, Lust over me, Crush me out like a cigarette.   Colour me pink, Call me cute, Taste me like a strawberry drink.   … Continue reading

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Did you become what you thought you would be?

He said, “You become. It takes a long time. That’s why it doesn’t happen often to people who break easily, or have sharp edges, or who have to be carefully kept. Generally, by the time you are Real, most of … Continue reading

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To make the world better.

“I was hungry and you formed a humanities club to discuss my hunger. Thank you. I was imprisoned and you crept off quietly to your chapel to pray for my release. Nice. I was naked and in your mind you … Continue reading

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Naked and Unashamed

  “I heard you in the garden, and I was afraid because I was naked; so I hid.” Genesis 3:10 I clothed myself in dignity and self respect, You were not satisfied. I clothed myself in humility and love, It … Continue reading

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That day

There comes a day When you walk tall and free, From the opinions of those who judge you. When you stand on your feet, Unapologetic about who you are. When you can do what you need to, Without the others’ … Continue reading

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