Line In The Sand

Life is about boundaries, I say. It may sound counterintuitive, but there lies some of the greatest freedoms beyond the decision to set those boundaries. There’s a fluidity behind clear no-go zones Robustness from obeying the rules Peace from off-setting social barriers It is tempting to submerge ourselves in some grand adventure, the thrill of … Read more

Rejuvenation and Refuelling The Heart

To be reborn, we must consistently rebuild ourselves, never give in to the idea that we are fine with a current state, always willing to reinvent, to expunge the dead weight of the inner being, to make room for greatness. We must not get comfortable with comfort or grow fond of mediocrity. Persistently repair broken … Read more

Sowing Greatness In Solitude

There was a stillness in the air despite the buzz of the city people. The river created a chill that floated throughout the town and brushed the cheeks of anxious tourists. I was one of them. A speck in an ocean of untold stories and lived lives. Out of place, yet somehow blending into the … Read more

The Girl And Her Shadow

I felt her pulsing out my heart: slow throbs, a growing flame burning through my blood, drowning into my veins, scorching the pores of my chest. She began gently at first, then grew wilder with each passing moment, almost like she fed off my resistance. I tried to contain her, to bury her deep into … Read more

Carry My Soul: Finding God In His Creation (Featured: Unfiltered Christianity)

The air in the plane felt heavy; buzzing with familial chatter, the crinkle of chip packets, and rowdy kids. I had a window seat – anywhere else and I’m not a happy traveler. This location allowed me to tune out the normality of flying, and be consumed by my thoughts. I leaned my head against … Read more