Peace is not the absence of battles

When life feels overwhelming, the most effective way to slow things down is to choose our battles.Prioritising what's important over what's urgent usually sets the tone for what we tolerate or invest our time in, versus what we ignore or postpone.However, this only creates capacity to deal with new battles that may arise, it doesn't…

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Silent Protest

                  A protest that cannot be articulated, is a protest spawned by futility, to feed futility.                 My contempt for what I am presented with is rarely expressed plainly. My reservations to express at all is grounded in years of…

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The impossible dream

When home is elusive, the world feels ominous.A journey to a place you've never been holds the promise of peace, despite never having known what peace feels like.It's a cry of the soul, in tones and words that no one seems to understand.But you keep crying, and you keep trying, because something deep inside convinces…

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