The Daily Prompt – Almost.

I am sitting here on my sofa, covered up with a blanket, in the deep freezing wintry weather of a December morning. And I am deep in thoughts of the things I should have done better in 2017.

I’ve been reflecting on this year and casting introspective glances at my life. So, finally, we’ve almost come to the close of the year, 2017 and there is little I can do at this time to change things. Whatever I have accomplished remains and those goals that couldn’t be birthed has to be moved to the to-do list for the coming year. Indeed, I can’t halt time neither can I stop the year from ebbing into history. Oh yes, 2017 must exit the stage and take up residence in history where it will be celebrated in the party of past memories. Continue reading

Devotional Nuggets – #72

One day a man was talking to an Angel. The Angel said, ‘What can I do for you?’ The man said, ‘Show me the Wall Street Journal one year from today. This way, I’ll know where to invest my money and become a multimillionaire.’ So the angel snapped his fingers and out came a Wall Street Journal dated one year in the future. The man flipped the pages of the newspaper, studying the listings and observing which stocks would be high and which ones would be low. But in the midst of his joy, tears began to roll down his cheeks. Continue reading

A Note to 2016…

Dear 2016,

I have only today and tomorrow to cuddle you and kiss you goodbye.

You have been an amazing year. A great year filled with many highlights and tons of challenges. As you are about to exit your tenure, I want to weave my thoughts into words and share a sneak peek of you and I. Continue reading

Summer is… Bliss!

The last couple of days has been extremely very warm. Such cozy weather that all you’d want to do is to jump into the pool and relax in the water for that refreshing cooling effect. Staying indoors is like punishing oneself due to the excess heat. Continue reading