By Kathy Ha | Featured Contributor Does it ever end?I’m tired of the inner turmoilI’m tired of being anxiousthe rollercoaster ride of emotionsswirling and churning withinold scars reopenpast nightmares hauntdoubt invades, fear paralysessilent screams that no one hearsI keep building my walluninviting, tall and proudbut the façade is brittleweathered by the yearsI’m lost in despairunsure of who… Read More Anxiety & Me [a poem]
To often than before, the consistence about attaining to attentions desired, we push too hard and hate to realise the after effects, to pushing. When tired and torn, we breach the bond…………….with what’s left is our arrangements at blame games, and self tame ending it all too hard.To such conclusion, and none realisation, we adjurn… Read More To Stop pushing any further……….!
Beauty is defined as the collection of qualities, such as shape, form, and color, that appeal to the aesthetic senses of others. Everyone loves beautiful things, and it is no surprise that the first impression we get of a person is how they look. Although everyone is beautiful in their own way and beauty is… Read More The Ugly Side of Beauty; Can Being Attractive Ruin Your Personality?
Clutching her little notebook, she rushes onto the bus and scans her metro card. As she moves passing strangers, she finds an open seat and sits down next to the window. She opens her notebook and quickly scribbles her thoughts in her unique poetic way. Someone sits next to her and looks over to give… Read More The Girl With A Hidden Talent
Yes, we all want a life full of happiness, positivity, serenity, positive events and miracles. We do expect miracles in our lifetime especially if something dreadful, devastating or unexpected is taking place. We feel like everything is going out of our hands or simply feel helpless. “Genuine magicians have reliance on tricks, not magic.” Yeah,… Read More Experimental miracles
(En Français par ici!) This book found its way to me at the perfect time! With all the Asian targeted racism stories going around in the news, I’ve been worried for my mom, cousins and friends, while feeling unsettled because I pass for white. Navigating all of this peacefully is quite difficult, but reading this… Read More Book review: The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen
(In English over here!) Je voulais partager ce livre avec vous car il s’agit d’une autre trouvaille que j’ai faite dans les livres à vendre de ma bibliothèque. Je l’ai adopté parce qu’enfant j’adorais le film de Poucette (1994): un prince fée, des grenouilles qui chantent, des costumes exubérants et des chansons loufoques. Il y… Read More Book review: Poucette de Andersen et illustré par Elisabeth Nyman
So why don’t I know (or care) which metering mode my camera is in? Well, if you’re familiar with working in manual mode and you know the difference between one-stop or two-stops exposure difference then you will already likely know a starting point for the settings of your camera anyway. For example back in the… Read More Understanding metering & which metering modes to use when