Category Archives: Inspiration

The Last Time I Was Here

  The breeze is soft and gentle A ticklish luring leer Not blistery freezing cold Like the last time I was here   The stars are bright and perfect The moon is crystal clear Not shrouded in the clouds Like … Continue reading

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That Crumpled Sheet

That crumpled sheet It represents The thorn inside my heart And gradually, With demon hands, It’s tearing me apart   That cursed white sheet Spells out the nights With cold nightmares alone There is no sleep – No sleep in … Continue reading

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Toni Morrison “…

Toni Morrison “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” ― Toni Morrison

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I’m now on WattPad : )

http://www.wattpad.com/29111037-appear http://www.wattpad.com/29110548-the-virtual-web  

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Spread the love!

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I never thought it would turn out this way…

Helllllo all Dreamers!I wrote this Short Story for a national writing contest by braiding 3 different storylines together. Enjoy! : ) Flash! Fiction Writing Contest by NLB Question: If you could tell a story about your relationship with your father, … Continue reading

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Animal Love?

Sweet Love… (sigh) SO  perfect! His eyes are looking straight at me…to my very soul…

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Bank for Kids by Kids

Young people make up a huge proportion of the workforce because they are so cheap to employ, he says. They carry out domestic work for wealthier families and operate lathes in motorcycle repair shops. Wages range from 20 taka (16p) … Continue reading

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Batman caught on film!!!

Wingsuit flyer dives through hole in Chinese mountain http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15057234  

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60 Reasons why da World is Awesome!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=7C6nRuiCDsoReason 8: Dolphins can call each other by name… Reason 15: There are 400 billion stars in our Galaxy… Reason 19: There are 100 trillion atoms in each of our cells, and 100 trillion cells in the average human body… … Continue reading

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Funny Vid on Learning with a powerful message

This Guy is so funny! I think he is only 10 years old… http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=RwlhUcSGqgs Kid President’s Pep Talk to Teachers and Students! Kid President believes we’re all teachers and we’re all students. What are you teaching the world? Who are … Continue reading

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Last Exit

Originally posted on helenvalentina:
Waiting as it hits Lingering by your door Creating a memory My last exit Like the one before Returning to me This time is the end No more may I turn And re-enter the room Goodbye…

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Which step are you on? What steps are you going to take today to reach your goal? Don’t give up! : )

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Putin’s BOSS light&water show…

Fireworks and a light and water show illuminate the night sky during the G20 summit at the Grand Palace in Peterhof, the czarist summer estate outside St Petersburg, Russia.

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Goat: “I dun care about your roof!…………..what’s a roof?”

A goat stands on the roof of a hut at the break of dawn, on the Auerberg mountain near Bernbeuren in southern Germany.

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Awesome Scenery at Cumbria, UK

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This poem is cool : )

  By Terry Krazzywolf Dobson 3 September 06:36 Draft poem for 100,000 Poets for Change 2013 – What price peace? Twisted corpses with fisted hands A grotesque burlesque of death Stiffened Sarin sarcophagi of flesh Slain on Syrian streets of … Continue reading

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abraham Maslow’s five sets of needs that drive human motivation … this is the modern version : )

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US ‘ready’ to launch Syria strike

American forces are “ready” to launch a strike on Syria if President Barack Obama gives an order to attack, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel tells the BBC.

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Syria conflict: ‘Chemical attacks’ kill hundreds – If this is true, I think the Syrian Government has a lot to answer for! Chemical weapons are atrocious!

Image from timesofisrael.com Human Horror! Rockets with toxic agents were launched at the suburbs of the Ghouta region early on Wednesday as part of a major bombardment on rebel forces, say Syrian activists. However, state-run news agency Sana said the … Continue reading

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If opportunity doesn’t knock , build a door

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Writers Love and hate their characters…

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Teen Builds Basement Nuclear Reactor

  Itching for a challenging science project, two years ago Thiago Olson decided to build a small nuclear reactor. He had limited funds, limited space in his garage, and little engineering know-how. After all, he was only 15. With a … Continue reading

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Norway PM Jens Stoltenberg masquerades as a taxi driver – If I lived in Norway, I would Vote for him! (at least when I come of age to vote) : )

Mr Stoltenberg said it was the first time he had driven for eight years Norwegian PM Jens Stoltenberg spent an afternoon working incognito as a taxi driver in Oslo, he has revealed. Mr Stoltenberg said he had wanted to hear … Continue reading

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: ) Here is a new essay I just wrote; It had to be cut down to 999 words for submission for an essay tournament. Update: This won 2nd Place in the A.C.T.S Essay tournament : )

I had a headache. It’s not as mild as a migraine. It is in a class of its own. Let me tell you why I have a headache; why me ears are bleeding torrents. The first reason… Smoke billows everywhere … Continue reading

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Barack Obama pledges greater surveillance transparency

The president unveiled four proposals aimed at reassuring the public: Reform Section 215 of the Patriot Act, which governs the programme that collects telephone records Declassify the legal rationale for the government’s phone-data collection, and said the National Security Agency … Continue reading

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Fukushima leak: Japan government ‘to take measures’

See article at:http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23602362 Apparently 300 tons of highly radioactive water is being leaked out into the sea everyday!  

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Daredevil escape artist drops from plane in ‘coffin’

See video at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23609665 A daredevil escape artist was locked inside a coffin-like box and thrown from a plane.

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This is a True Story from my experience : ) This essay won a merit award in the Singapore Press Holdings ‘YOUth Write’ Competition

Being a young person in Singapore, I know I have the power to make things better; this was the day I learnt how…        Leading up to the place was a long winding road that seemed to go on forever. … Continue reading

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My first ever Limericks! One is about a boring teacher, and the other is about a Bad business deal…

Limericks: There once was a man who became a teacher His eloquence in speech gave poor people seizures Though awarded a Wreath He bored kids to death They say he should have been a preacher There once was a man … Continue reading

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Hi All! : ) This is my Latest Poetry creations – Hope you like it!

Haiku: Gusts of Wind Blow Trees sway in the moonlight The stars all shine bright A pale orange tinge Rises up through the quiet din Of seabirds and gulls White tendrils of mist Snake out over the waters, Churned up … Continue reading

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Yemen terror warning: ‘Something could be coming soon’

The US state department has told citizens and non-emergency government staff to leave Yemen “immediately” due to security threats. It comes after the sudden closure of 20 US embassies and consulates on Sunday. Reports from America suggest that the US … Continue reading

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I am breaking up with Writer’s Block

Breaking up with Writer’s Block Dear Writer’s Block, It’s not you; it’s me that’s breaking up. You are just too much of a headache at times. Okay, ALL THE TIME. Do you have any idea how many days you have … Continue reading

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Taliban attack – hundreds of prisoners freed

Taliban militants have freed more than 240 prisoners in an assault on a prison in north-west Pakistan, officials say. The attack on the jail in the north-western town of Dera Ismail Khan began with huge explosions at around midnight on … Continue reading

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22-year-old millionaire publishes business book

Very inspirational : ) He started the UK’s leading Youth Broadcaster – SBTV Its worth 8 million! See video at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23515563

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Iran’s Hassan Rouhani – their New President!

There’s hope for Iran yet. They face a struggling economy, inflation, and trade sanctions… See article at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22929225

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Zimbabwe poll ‘free and peaceful’ say Obasanjo and Sadc

Zimbabwe’s elections were free and peaceful, the two leading African observer groups have said… See article at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23546050

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China heatwave: Meat fried on streets of Shanghai

See article at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-23513893 Temperatures in parts of China have hit record highs, prompting an emergency level-two nationwide heat alert for the first time. In Shanghai, at least 10 people have died from heatstroke, as the city experiences its hottest … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe election was ‘huge farce’ – Morgan Tsvangirai

  See article at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23530095 Zimbabwe’s presidential election was a “huge farce”, PM Morgan Tsvangirai has said, alleging vote-rigging by rival President Robert Mugabe’s camp. At a news conference, Mr Tsvangirai said that Wednesday’s poll was “null and void”. The … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe election was ‘huge farce’ – Morgan Tsvangirai

  See article at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23530095 Zimbabwe’s presidential election was a “huge farce”, PM Morgan Tsvangirai has said, alleging vote-rigging by rival President Robert Mugabe’s camp. At a news conference, Mr Tsvangirai said that Wednesday’s poll was “null and void”. The … Continue reading

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Mama Seal gives birth to a pup – caught on film! : )

See video @ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-23374531 Image form http://www.thecrownestate.co.uk

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New antibiotic that attacks MRSA Super Bug found in ocean microbe!

A completely new and unusual antibiotic compound has been extracted from a marine microorganism found in sediments off the coast of California. The unique chemical structure of the compound could lead to a new class of antibiotic medicines. Thomas Frieden, … Continue reading

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A quote from Robert McKee:

       “When talented people write badly, it’s generally for one of two reasons: Either they’re blinded by an idea they feel compelled to prove, or they’re driven by an emotion they must express.        When talented people write well, it … Continue reading

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“If you have time for sunsets, you have time for life.” A quote from me : )

Disclaimer: I do not own any of these images : ) They came from sites like ‘dailymail.co.uk’ , ‘nature.desktopnexus.com’, ‘pocketburgers.com’, ‘dpshots.com’, ‘manymeans.blogspot.com’, ‘wallpaperan.com’, ‘thetravellady.wordpress.com’

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Pakistan jailbreak: Taliban free 243 in Dera Ismail Khan

  HOW MUCH HARD WORK AND EFFORT THAT IT TOOK TO CAPTURE THESE TERRORISTS WAS WASTED? HOW MANY LIVES WERE LOST? Maybe the Pakistani government should step up their defenses at the jails? But are they shorthanded elsewhere? The attack … Continue reading

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Smart Customers…Stupid Companies @ Slideshare

Smart Customers, Stupid Companies: The New World of Customer Experience | MCorp Consulting from McorpCX

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Egypt crisis: ‘Scores killed’ at Cairo protest The BBC’s Jim Muir: “The casualties are mounting” Continue reading the main story Egypt in crisis Not yet a coup Q&A: Crisis explained Struggle to save revolution Ebbing support for Brotherhood More than … Continue reading

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Wanna immigrate? Do you have a work permit, a place to stay, and all completed paperwork? Okay! But wait…are you over-weight???

South African chef ‘too fat’ to live in New Zealand Nearly 30% of adults are overweight in New Zealand Immigration officials said Albert Buitenhuis, who weighs 130kg (286 pounds), did not have “an acceptable standard of health”. He now faces … Continue reading

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The Barometer Story (thinking out of the box like a Boss!)

The following is a question on a physics exam at the University of Copenhagen: “Describe how to determine the height of a skyscraper with a barometer.” One student replied: “You tie a long piece of string to the neck of … Continue reading

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