It seems that the older we get, the harder we find it to take those little precious moments out of life and do things that truly bring us an immense amount of joy - pleasure, if you will. While I completely understand and know that we can't be a child again 24/7, I feel that… Continue reading What’s Your Pleasure?
Try so hard and come so far, Knowing I'm not the only one. Battle of Heart and mind - bizarre… While wanting to please everyone. Wanting, tasting, knowing what I want Biting words said - not to the standards of others - Do I let another dream die? It'll continue to haunt; Leaving me… Continue reading Aimless
I was born in 1982 and can remember most of the 80's as well as into the 90's. Growing up was a bit bittersweet. I started learning about how people can let you down. How some people that you thought were your friends one day could turn around the next and tell you that you… Continue reading Your Old Buddy Ernest.
Since the beginning of the year, I've known that I've needed to make a few changes in my life and come to terms with my anxiety issues and tendency of becoming depressed when something happens. The big thing I'm trying to fix is not falling into the temptation of running away when something unpleasant happens.… Continue reading My Reality Check
A person can spend half of their life To find out exactly who they are. The inner conflict, filled with strife, Admiring others from afar. In the search to find themselves, So many personas enter the mix. Slowly, beginning to lose ourselves - Desperately wanting a quick fix. Then, we begin to wear… Continue reading True Face
Though it seems it took no time, Gorgeous planet, here we are - Its beauty completely sublime. A strange truth, staring at the stars - We're all here on borrowed time. © Susan M. Reed http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRLJscAlk1M Video by Prince Ea
When I saw today's one word prompt, it left me kind of sitting here, tapping my finger on the J key, and wondering if I should write this post. Well, maybe write it… but to post it? Disappointment. A feeling of absolute sorrow, sadness, and despair because one's expected outcome didn't get fulfilled. The pain… Continue reading Dealing With Anxiety
Sounds and chatter of this world Can drive a person to a quiet madness. Before too long, could be found curled - Tight in a ball, choking on sadness. When they all look, point, and stare - Mind's eye wishes for invisibility. Then, you wonder about this despair, Why such a target of hostility?… Continue reading Voice
Much dread in this world, How will I ever progress? Fearless, I will win. © Susan Reed With so many things that can have the potential to hold us back from moving forward to where we want to be, we have to keep moving forward and become fearless. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoLR2-Ao91c Much love to you all and I… Continue reading Fearless
Have you ever felt so overwhelmed but didn't know where to turn? It seems that when one thing happens, more pile on top of it? The old saying of, "When it rains, it pours." You know that, in your logical mind, that a bit of help would be appreciated as well as highly needed. Asking… Continue reading How Do You Ask For Help?