As you may or may not be aware, it is D.W.'s birthday on Monday, May 29th! Since this blog has proven itself to be pretty much the place I write about the crazy things I love, I figured it was high-time for me to write about my love for the PBS show Arthur - specifically … Continue reading Happy Birthday to my hero, D.W.
You know, when you start a project, you want it to go well. (Um, why would you start one hoping to fail, Rafia?) I know failure's a fact of life, but no one ever starts a project with the intention of failing. When things, however, don't go according to plan - and you're answerable to … Continue reading My ‘Duh’ Epiphany of the Day: Making Decisions is Hard for An Indecisive Planner
Where does this desire - nay, compulsion - for constant renewal come from? Why do I have all this energy to start projects, but then lose interest after a few months or even days? Is this my fate, is it in my disposition to start this, start that, take on this, take on that - … Continue reading Call it a poem, call it a lazy attempt at a blog post, call it what you will.
Because they are stupid and useless. God, if I see another listicle being posed as writing, I swear I'm going to... blog about it! I've always known I'm an oddball. I was that one kid who couldn't wait for recess to end so that I could go back inside the classroom. I'm still like that … Continue reading 1 Reason Why I Hate Listicles
I’m relatively new to the world of writing. Though I’ve been blogging since 2003 and have always felt an affinity for writing over, say, public speaking, I only started feeling like a writer last year. I no longer introduce myself as an aspiring writer. But I do hesitate to tell people that I even do … Continue reading Waiting for my muse