Category Lessons from failure
Each surge of guilt stripped another layer of her heart leaving it raw. Like salty ocean currents on open wounds condemnation, steeped to her very core.
All over the island stands our national tree the lignum-vitae, known as ironwood for its strength; emblematic of the tenacity of a people. This time of year, it is a sheer delight to witness the site of lignum-vitae trees almost enshrouded in yellow Sulphur butterflies in their frenzied mating ritual. One afternoon as I savored […]
Broken Ripped to shreds! Pursuit of virtue lies wasted, A dream as good as dead She who I desire to be is not the one I see through tear filled eyes reviewing my history The war of worlds inside me so real I lay exhausted, counting new battle scars before old ones heal Sick […]
SECOND Second hand Second place Second class Second best Second hand that’s what I’ll be to the one who’ll come to set My heart, Soul Mind His body free Not bright and shiny Like a penny new Or a blade of grass after night sends its dew I was impatient you see Thought it wouldn’t […]
I remember the day I failed my driving test for the third time! Disappointment, shame, defeat, anger were some of the emotions that soared through me. So I made a boo boo with one road rule, even trying to remember the rule now is confusing but at the time I felt a gross miscarriage of […]
I had submitted my final paper for assessment as part of MBA studies now all I had left was my thesis and I would be done! I had written thirteen other papers for assessment and was certain I knew the characteristics of a good paper. I knew this paper wouldn’t earn a distinction but it […]