Who are you when no one’s watching?

Do you know it is quite easy to really forget who you are and what’s critical to you if you’re spending time with other people? What happens when all you do is just to spend time with people, get lost in the crowd? we get easily influenced by the opinions and the actions from others,…

Random Musings #97.

  Never make your conviction a point of conversation. Not many people will get you, and if they understand your conviction, they try to give you their opinion.   Shalom ©OBA 2018. All Rights Reserved.  

Summit in the end.#Writephoto

  Climbing up the mountain a great height to attain A place to submit and surrender As you raise your hands in the air You got to the summit in the end.   ©OBA 2018. All Rights Reserved.

Are you feeling stuck with your writing? Here are a few tips.

Sometimes you feel stuck and almost tired of writing. It’s as if your creative juice isn’t just flowing. your logic reasoning tells you to quit-It’s not worth the trouble. This is a dumb idea just forget it. I have been there and done that, at such times your reasons for writing becomes trite and useless….

Ideas for Journaling.

I think I fell in love with writing down things that were in my head at a very young age. I would write down poems, thoughts, even a prayer, a disappointment and everything worth writing. I even wrote on a piece of paper and kept it intact for a very long time. I love the…

Be your own shine.

Some days you will have to create your own sunshine. Push yourself cause no one will do it for you Comparison is the thief of joy So don’t try to compare your story to others. In the world filled with billions of people all over You were created to be you Sometimes you have to…

Home free. #Ronovanwriteweeklyhaiku.

Welcome to my home This is where love resides Four guys and a girl With music sounds abide Welcome to my home Free from hostility We express our hearts freely With sounds of music accompany This is my home, we are free in love and laugh and all. This is where my heart is at…

Park Avenue. #writephoto.

It was on Park Avenue There we first met You were on the other side Walking briskly in between them, the trees I sat on this side under the umbrella provided by the trees as they spread the wings, As a cover for all and sundry. It was a surreal moment as our eyes met. The…

Monday Motivation.

How do you hold up or hold on in the face of adversity? Our ability to keep going in the moment of adversity is what qualifies us for greatness. it is not always easy going on with our dreams and passion in the face of many setbacks and upheavals. As you push on, you continue to…

Though Fallen… #writephoto.

Fallen, never to rise again so was the thought though cut off from the root it’s spread all around the forest The roots are still alive, at the scent of water magic is in the uprising. Though fallen, still I rise. Surrounded by these great witnesses standing side by side earth’s fullness will prod through me Yet…