So this is a new decade. I am an old soul which has seen a few decades gone by. And as I think I may have now become older and wiser ( with some generous greys) I have decided that I will try my best to do some things differently this year. It is 2020... Continue Reading →
Hey there 2020! thank you for swinging by 2019 was challenging and I needed you to come by I look forward to the sweet memories you'd bring by Hey there 2020! Cheers to a new decade - I'll take you down! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOIhdVhzOQ4 Here's Wishing Everyone a fantastic 2020! My wish for you is that you... Continue Reading →
You may keep searching for that one kindred spiritFor years or even decades of your lifetimeSometimes you get lucky and find your kindred spiritMost times they never come byAs you grow older they say you become wiserIf that is true you'd better know what spirit you've gotIf you didn't know yourself well enoughHow on earth... Continue Reading →
She woke up this morning alone with no one beside her; just herself. She knocked off the alarm in her sleep and an hour has gone by. Her body refused to get off but in her mind she knew she had to drag lazy body on this cold morning and get dressed for work. She... Continue Reading →
I try to find answers to this question on my mindIs it worse to feel lonely when you are with me or notIt's a constant battle in my thoughts these daysTrying to figure out which one is seemingly the worst I don't know why I feel this way and being so lonelyThere's nothing less that... Continue Reading →
Happy November all! Just dropped by to thank each and every person who has spent some time here at DewofMay . Thank you from my heart for the likes, comments and valuable conversations. I appreciate all that even if you just browsed through. Thank you and have a Sweet November! Here's to my all time... Continue Reading →
I needed a break from work and head to the looIts Jazz in the sound systems here in the looI close my eyes to enjoy this Jazz in the looMy imaginations took me places here in the loo"Ain't no sunshine when she's gone" playing awayHe's seated across me lounging on the couchWe both starring at... Continue Reading →
I thought I couldn’t live without you and one day someone told me I should never say that “ I couldn’t live without you”. Well that’s so true. The moment I made you my lifeline I could not grasp some of the inevitable changes that took place in my life. I couldn’t handle the neglect... Continue Reading →
Thoughts thought “ I am cool”, Words said “ I am cooler”, Actions acted ‘I am the coolest” Thoughts thought “I need to be disciplined”, Words said “Remember, I need to be disciplined more”, Actions acted “I will discipline you” Thoughts thought “Make myself useful”, Words said “How may I help?”, Actions acted “Happy to... Continue Reading →
Short Story : Hey Stranger (Part 1) by Salina Kishinchand
While crossing the road holding an umbrella in one hand and my handbag on the other shoulder, I bumped into a thoroughly drenched stranger.
I looked closer at him, and I couldn’t believe how good looking he really was.
It looked like he had just left the office and was running late for a meeting.I looked at him once again, smiled, and decided to create some small talk with him.
“Hey stranger, it’s raining!”
I laughed the minute I made that statement.
He looked at me, and around at the pouring rain and laughed loudly.
“Oh, really? Whatever gave you that idea?”
I looked at him and laughed even louder.
“Yeah, I’m fully wet, and you caught that, huh?”
I smiled at him.
“Yes, it’s a little tough not to notice!”
“Would you like to share an umbrella with me?”
He gave me the brightest smile while considering what…
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It’s a funny thing this imagination and how it seems to work differently for different people. Growing up as a child with a strong imagination I dreamt of being this and that and accomplishing some extravagant goals which a normal child would probably have not thought of. As year went by in to early teens... Continue Reading →
When we don’t have you we whine for monthsWe are pleased when you decide to show up after monthsWhen you decide to pour out your heart for daysWe start complaining about your harsh ways I am not sorry but I just love you far too muchTo complain when you’re there than when you’re notI always... Continue Reading →
Photographer Bob Thissen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. From the ‘Baikonur Abandoned Space Shuttles’ series. To see Bob’s body of work, click on any photograph. The Baikonur Cosmodrome is the world’s oldest and largest operational space launch facility. Yuri Gagaran was shot into space […]Abandoned Shuttles From The Soviet Space Program... Continue Reading →
During the last long weekend holidays here in Sri Lanka, we (myself and my husband) decided to take a trip to Tangalle which is in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. The only twist to this tour is that we did was to not take the usual drive through the usual route. Our route to... Continue Reading →
When things don’t go your way Always find some way To give thanks for that in your way Brings you joy in some way When friends and family let you down Just try not to bring yourself down Also to not being them down Sometimes in life things are down When your foes seem to... Continue Reading →
How much longer is he going to be that leech on her Looks like he’s got a leash on her How much longer will she give in to his lazy will And slave her life with so much pain You’ve got to listen to me I told her thrice This leech isn’t going anywhere lest... Continue Reading →
Life always throws you all kinds of games to battleSome are fun to battle but others are not soCertain battles keep repeating itself over and overUntil you’ve learnt to overcome and ace the level Sometimes you are stuck in a level too longNot knowing how or when you’d move onPainful as it may be you... Continue Reading →
Children know not doubt, hate nor pride Lest you teach them these they know not Children know not jealousy, fear nor evil Lest you teach them these they know not They know only love And pure love casts out all evil, fear and doubt Nothing is impossible in the mind of a child Have you... Continue Reading →
I saw a Crow by itself on a wire Sunday Morning Preening its feathers like nobody’s business I watched it for a few minutes and heard no crowing Until another flew and perched write next to it The latter bending its head yearning for affection Rather strange as I've not witnessed this before The former... Continue Reading →
If someone says that they will never break your heart Believe it only if you are ready for your heart to be broken If someone says they cannot live without you Believe only if you are prepared for a life without them Love is not an emotion that you can contain Its like a fire... Continue Reading →
This is the blog about a young boy who was born diagnosed with optic nerve hypoplasia when he was just two months old. He is a child prodigy a music sensation. Meet Master Avett Ray from Dayton, Ohio
You make mistakes so do IBut how often do we giveJust one more chanceThat Second Chance You broke my heart so did IHow hard is it to forgive and forgetJust one more chanceThat Second Chance We have only just one life to liveI fear its the truth and nothing moreSo don't be afraid to give... Continue Reading →