A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Today for Today

I do not feel the fright. I do not feel it’s time for flight. I do not seek from you a new light. I do not prepare for another fight. I do not look to be gifted a new sight. It was real for me. It was real for you to see. It was real…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Bleeding Colors

They say that all the truth, Will come out in the wash. But all the colors run through and over, How do you forgive and forget? How do you just “become ok?” Giving those who’ve trespassed upon your very soul, A moment without any remorse, You wonder whether they have any regrets, Are you happy…

A New Schnikism (Poetry Series) Expressionless

What do you say to taking a chance? What do you say to growing up? What do you say to loving again? What do you say to being alone? What do you say to finding a home? What do you say to give up on love? What do you say when your heart is broken?…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) The Perfect Li(f)e

This is my story,  which is quite normal.  At the midpoint of my life, I had it all. A beautiful man,  A ring upon my finger,  A lovely home,  A great job,  an epic collection of friends…  From the outside,  it was a perfect life. From the inside,  It was the perfect lie,  Inside I…

This is me and I’m never enough…

It’s taken me forever, but I finally saw The Greatest Showman. Though I’ve heard much of the music before, there are two songs that have reverberated throughout my psyche. I think we all share some of the same themes that are portrayed in this movie. So many demons and voices hide within our darkness. The…

QOTD: The essential purpose…

The essential purpose of astrology … is not so much to tell us what we will meet on our road, as it is to suggest how to meet it — and the basic reason for the meeting. Which quality in us, which type of strength is needed to go through any specific phase of our…

QOTD: the first of all problems

It is the first of all problems for a man to find out what kind of work he is to do in this universe. – Thomas Carlyle   Finding your path is hard. Sometimes, you just need a gentle shove in the right direction.

Quote of the Day – H. Ross Perot on Slacking

I’ve been slacking lately… I haven’t been posting a quote and a photo every day. Not because I have stopped enjoying sifting through the great words of others or because I haven’t been taking pictures, I’ve been taking lots! But, because I’ve been getting busier in my daily life. Amazingly, I’ve been going faster and…