My bank accounts were empty, my motivation was thwarted, and the dream I had held onto for so long had been unmasked and revealed for what it really was: Just a game of luck. And I refused to be the joker.
The blind little sparrow left all that was known, with the odd belief that hope won’t fold.
Heartbreak is a word that is commonly used after a break up with a significant other, but it doesn’t have to be.
It’s funny that I didn’t notice it sooner.
You need to really drench yourself into your dream before achieving it.
Sometimes I feel so frustrated and inadequate. I’ll come across someone else who is doing what I yearn to do, what I’m struggling to get to, hoping for, fighting for. They’re doing it, and they’re doing it better.
Scientists say we all have dreams during sleep, some more than others.
Yes, you read the title right. It says ‘dream,’ not ‘dog.’ However, I was born a dreamer. At three years old, I already knew that when I grew up, I wanted to be a mermaid with a beautiful voice. When I didn’t grow a tail during my first swimming lesson, I went home with a broken dream and a broken heart.
Who reads anymore, anyway? Besides the best-sellers, that is? The new (or, by now, not so new) electronic media have made us writers into near-irrelevancies.
I sensed that the time had come for me to stand in the truth of what I wanted, even if that meant that I had to end the relationship. I was scared.