These 10 basic rules of thumb for a happy retirement will help you avoid the pitfalls that other retirees have fallen into.
Come visit Austin!!!
Austin, Texas is an up-and-coming city that is world-renowned. The diverse city is known as the next Brooklyn with Brooklynites (people from Brooklyn) moving there at a high rate. This city has it’s own copy written slogan: Keep Austin Weird.
With its unique personality, Austin has a character of its own. It is one of Texas’ most liberal cities. Try asking for a plastic bag and watch them charge you (25 cents for a bag or help the environment? Easy choice). With ethnic restaurant and epic scenery, Austin has something for everyone!
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One of my first discoveries in Austin was a Puerto-Rican restaurant called Chago’s. Chago’s is a hidden gem located on 731 South Lamar Blvd. This is a haven for authentic Puerto-Rican and Caribbean food. I discovered this amazing restaurant while on a poetry tour back in 2014. It is now my go-to spot whenever…
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my efforts to live
i go inward
scared, asking questions
insulating in a bubble
surrounding my pain
it’s a lonely conflict
ravaging my body
me damaging me
tearing up my psyche
then i write
myself and life
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There are times that when you look in the mirror and see a stranger. Because even we never truly know ourselves completely. It is at a time of crisis that the true nature of a person is often revealed. When we are faced with difficult and impossible choices that the inner stranger is unmasked. We think in our minds of what we are, what are our values and what direction we will take in life but do we really are what we believe ourselves to be?
It is only in the time of crisis that we know.
This week’s theme is stranger and the picture. Here is the song snippet from “The Stranger” written by Billy Joel in 1977:
Why were you so surprised
That you never saw the stranger
Did you ever let your lover
See the stranger in yourself
In response to;
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Hey Everyone! I hope y’all are having a wonderful day! Welcome to the WEEK 25 of “FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” Challenge! *Happy Thursday* ABOUT THE CHALLENGE Every Thursday, I will pick up a “prompt word” to be acted upon by y’all. You are free to go wild with your imagination and interpret the “prompt” in any way […]
She put a moat around her and never allowed anyone to breach it. But he was different, for he was not scared of the moat but of the cocoon she was drapi…
Source: Moat – Afflatus