If you're having a bad day, here are 20 things you could try doing to feel better. I know they're all things that help me! 1. Eat some comfort food. 2. Listen to some good music ^ My choice for today because I'm so happy he's back and making such good music :") 3. Do … Continue reading Bad day?
About the author: Bessie Head was born to a mentally unstable white woman, Bessie Amelia Emery, and a black father who she never knew. Due to the racial taboo, and her mother's unstable state, she was adopted and grew up with different "coloured parents". Head faced a lot of problems in society due to her heritage, … Continue reading The Coming of the Christ-Child: Detailed Analysis
(Though I certainly pity you if you experience all these in the same day, so I've included one positive one to hopefully also relate to at the end!) Crunch A strange sound to feel When you bit into something so soft But crunch it truly did As you bit into your cheek And now the … Continue reading Unfortunate experiences in a day
"What's your favourite breed of dog?" They asked, out of the blue. "I love them all," I said of course "But how am I to choose?" "Labs I've found most lovable From back when I was small. They're so playful, full of life Shiny coats and tongues that loll. And of course, retrievers, With their … Continue reading Breeds of doggos all around
Sweet little mouth A twitch of the nose Whiskers stand to attention Wise eyes watching A fly on the wall Contemplating a pounce Sitting upright Like the piano I am on All paws in place Dark red collar Quite well-maintained Just my name-tag askew And in the corner Those are my parents On the day … Continue reading Little cat on a piano
Penchant noun a strong inclination towards, liking for, or habit of doing something, especially something other people might not do “My penchant for instinctively correcting the pronunciations of others, regardless of who they are, has put me in many a sticky situation.” See how WotW originated here.
When writing short stories or poems, I rarely know the story when I first begin writing. Often it's just a vague idea or situation I picture, which I then develop upon as I write. Sometimes I realise what my primary plot-line will be, sometimes I think of an ending that I like and write towards … Continue reading Alternate endings
I'm in love Want to spend the day with you Wake up together Do things together too As the day goes on I wanna be with you From dusk till dawn. Days run into weeks Spent with each other I wish to never leave your side But I worry that I smother Yet I have … Continue reading From Dusk Till Dawn
Ask me the lyrics of any song from Taylor Swift's 'Speak Now' album, which I listened to on repeat in 2011, and I will perform the entire song for you perfectly (well, as perfectly as I can) despite not having heard it in years. Ask me the ridiculously long name of a character in a … Continue reading Of Memory & Mnemonics: Specific Ways to Learn Information Efficiently
The story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is one that is well known by most, but unknown to many is the fact that this story, originally written by the Brothers Grimm and adapted for the screen by Walt Disney Productions with RKO Radio Pictures in 1937, was the first full-length animated feature film … Continue reading Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs make music for the first time