Lana Del Rey has A NEW ALBUM coming for us on August 30! I decided to do a thorough investigation into Lana Del Rey's top 25 darkest & saddest songs. Keep in mind that this has nothing to do with my personal favorites -- that would be really tricky, but I may do it another… Continue reading Top 25 Darkest & Saddest Lana Del Rey songs
Month: August 2019
Minimalism (Entry #1)
Minimalism is more than a trend; it's a lifestyle, a belief system, an alternative way of thinking. It challenges you on a daily basis, yet bares countless rewards. Physically, you save money and space. Mentally, your mind is also letting go of unnecessary clutter to bring more peace into your life. The greatest challenge of… Continue reading Minimalism (Entry #1)
I just got the news that my grandma passed away last night. I'm really going to miss her, and would like to dedicate some words & memorable photos in her honor... Growing up, I was very close with my Gram. For a grandma who comes from a completely different time, stuck in her ways, she… Continue reading Gram
Demons & Destiny ~ the final chapter
Part 1 Part 2 Part 3: The high priest would not reveal his vision. Instead, he insisted he saw the same thing that was originally seen by the high priestess years ago. But when Autumn tried asking him specific questions about it, he refused, and insisted on moving past it as if nothing had happened.… Continue reading Demons & Destiny ~ the final chapter
Less trying, more being
In times of insecurity, we find ourselves trying too hard... all for what? Trying hard to impress someone who can't be pleased, trying to force things and fake things, and so on. It's too much of a fight and solves nothing. There's no peace. But I don't know how to live this way. It's a… Continue reading Less trying, more being
Ivy was a garden fairy who guarded her plant friends with fierce protection. On days when the human gardeners slacked off and left her garden dehydrated, her anger caused a rainstorm, and this kept her plant friends happily hydrated. Her garden was upmost important to her, for she felt so passionate about the plant kingdom.… Continue reading Garden fairy
A decade of JBros
It was summer 2009 when I bought the new Jonas Brothers album, Lines, Vines and Trying Times. I was too young to drive so I had to ask my mom for a ride to Target, and I still remember that excitement holding the physical copy in my hand. It was their fourth album, and after… Continue reading A decade of JBros
For every moment of bliss, a series of sacrifices were made in order to blaze the trail of abundance. For example, think about the food you put in your mouth -- the long journey it took to get there, the labor, the environmental impacts, and so on. Sacrifice is what cultivates the sacred. Every person,… Continue reading Sacred Sacrifice
Saving face or saving grace?
So often politeness is used as an excuse to be hurtful. I have subconsciously done it a handful of times but hope to never do it again. Politeness is a difficult art to master and only constructive if used correctly. Otherwise, it can be extremely destructive in such a subtle way. To be polite means… Continue reading Saving face or saving grace?