Today we've gathered together, to have a good time and a chat; To speak of the people we've met on the job; To discuss this and of course that. We're dressed in our very best tonight, and our spirits they're very high. No counting out change for us tonight, or gazing way up at the … Continue reading A Worker’s Day
Do you think your life is overwhelming, and spinning out of your control? That the fates are against you somehow? Well, you're definitely not alone. Not so Long ago I found my self in a place where the wheels of my life seemed totally out of my control. I was overwhelmed with just dealing with … Continue reading Live your best Life
Happy Sunday and cheers to the new week! Resolve this week not to let that sorrow, adversity, or failure bring you down. Discipline yourself to close the door on all failures as soon as they occur by reminding yourself constantly that its not the defeat that destroys you, but your attitude towards it. Motivate yourself … Continue reading Hello from a Fellow Traveller
I woke up this morning thinking of the amazing woman that made it possible for me to be here today. I want you to know that even through our little fights and often intense arguments and across the miles that separate us that I love you. And so I am dedicating this month of March … Continue reading Phenomenal Mothers
I remember a time long ago, long before I had seen the wonder of streets awash with lights and the marvel of satellite and the Internet, long before I learnt to stop believing in magic and to fear people. Dad was always busy then, he thought he needed to give us a better life, and … Continue reading Memoirs of life in the box
I was speaking to an old acquaintance last night and she said "Cynthia you are always so calm and purposeful. Amongst all of us friends, your life must be going best. I feel like I'm the least accomplished". I laughingly told her "don't you know that calm is my superpower, and my facade"? Of course … Continue reading CALM is my Super Power
I had a visit from one of my closest friends. She came in to town to see a dentist. It was nice seeing her after so many months. I need to keep in better touch with my friends, few as they are already. She excitedly broke the news that she will be getting married before … Continue reading No More Excuses
I'm 9 and its my first day at secondary school. As I saw the other girls running around and chattering excitedly, I was frozen with fear and rooted to the car seat. And then I wondered. . .