A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Forever Questioning

Why:            Is my life on display,            does it continue,            to my dismay? What:            Is this story,            of the games,            you continue to play? How:: Do I grow,            not because you say,            and not because I pray? When:            Will it be over,            this hurt that I…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) A Final Bow?

Once again, it’s late. Once again, I’ve been crying. Once again, I cannot breathe. The steady rhythm of hyperventilation. Once again, all I see is your taillights. Once again, your back is turned to me. Once again, all those voices are screaming in my head. Once again, they remind me of the very worst. A…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Show Me How We Burn

The drive in my life, Has always been predicated, Has always been propelled by, One single motivational premise: Love is always the right answer For love,  the fight is always worth it, When love lights the fire, When love lights the way, The fire within you will continue to burn. Whether you add more logs…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Regrettable

I am sorry for all I have done. I am sorry for each moment. I hope for a chance.  So that I may atone. I seek to forever understand. To be a more perfect person. Every day, working with a purpose. Every day,  Working on my life. Every day, Charting my course. To take the…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Faith or Faithful?

How can your life be condensed, to a few short days? How can we know what the truth of this life really is? Fractionally, individually in this world  we can find a truth. The laws of science were discovered by men of faith, let us remember those men of faith, in trying to explain God’s…

A New Schnikism: (Poetry Series) Rebirth

What they say,  It may be true, Each new day,  you do get stronger Each new day,  you make a new path The past is in the past The pain you feel  You may let it go The answers you deserve You may never know It’s ok to believe in yourself In this day,  I…

Quote of the Day – Mel Brooks on Joking

Mel Brooks has always cracked me up as a writer. Seeing a quick peek into his process is funny to me. This reminds me of the quintessential fish story. It was really, “THIS BIG.” or not. 🙂 I realised that all one really had to do was just observe. Observe and slightly exaggerate, and you…

Quote of the Day – Jean-Paul Sartre on Hell

I’ve always been interested in the words of Jean-Paul Sartre, there’s something about this snippets of his best that draws me back. This one just makes me giggle. Sometimes, I truly believe that Hell is being around other people. 🙂 So that is what hell is. I would never have believed it. You remember: the…

Quote of the Day – Kurt Vonnegut On Death

I thought today was a good day to quote Kurt Vonnegut. So, off I searched. I found this great quote which made me chuckle a bit, so, of course I had to share it with you. You’ll forget it when you’re dead, and so will I. When I’m dead, I’m going to forget everything —…

Quote of the Day – Omar Khayyam on Moments

I couldn’t identify with this quote any more! Today is my birthday eve and I’m slowly realizing another year’s passage means another year’s experience added to the memory banks. This truly is the season for wine, roses and drunken friends. Cheers. Drink wine. This is life eternal. This is all that youth will give you….