LET’S TALK: THE VIRTUES OF SILENCE

This is a blog feature from Meridith from pondertheirrelevant.com Ken has very graciously asked me to share a post for his Let’s Talk series. I admit that at first I had a bit of trouble settling on a topic, but then in listening to the silence I became inspired by it. One of the things that…

Dear God,

Originally posted on Love Lifted Me:
Some days I’m so deep in love with you.. Other days I’m so convicted I run from you… But there’s one thing that always remains true.. I can say you never.. no never gave up on me Thank you Be encouraged✨

LET’S TALK: KISSING?!

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE KISS? According to a report, these are the few things that happen when we kiss. BRAIN It causes a physical thrill and increases pleasure. What also happens is that your brain shuts down negative emotions. MOOD It reduces tension and increases happiness. Scientifically, it has been shown that people who kiss…

LET’S TALK ABOUT V.I.P’s!

I met a homeless woman today. The normal reaction for anyone just like me would be to walk away and not try to help because they look or smell terrible. But she was persistent and didn’t want to leave me alone. I decided to listen to her and the moment she began to speak, my…

LET’S TALK PERSPECTIVE!

Life is all about perspective. It is about how we see things and how you’re looking at it. I’m sure everyone knows about the glass cup analogy, and how we can either see it as either half full or half empty. But I am taking a different direction.  I was looking out of my window…

LOVE YOUR CITY, LOVE SALFORD QUAYS! (PART 2)

Salford Quays is a beautiful place and it’s even better at night. So I took a walk, late in the evening and captured some of these images.   Photography:© Sublime Images 2015 Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T3 Copyright © 2015 by Sublime Images Copyright and ownership of all Images are held solely by Sublime Images.…

LET’S TALK ABOUT MARSHMALLOWS!

It turns out that a scientist can see the future by watching four-years-olds interact with a marshmallow. The researcher invites the children, one by one, into a plain room and begins the gentle torment. ‘‘You can have this marshmallow right now,’’ he says. ‘‘But if you wait while I run an errand, you can have…

LOVE YOUR CITY, LOVE SALFORD QUAYS!

One of my favourite spots in Manchester is Salford Quays and occasionally, I take a walk and capture the beauty of the lush blue clouds, when the sun is about to set and you see that deep orange colour or just the architectural masterpiece that amazes me each time I have an opportunity to visit.…

LET’S TALK PRIVILEdGE!

The Oxford English Dictionary defines privilege as ‘‘a special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or group’’. However, I have described priviledge as that edge an individual or a group of people have over others in any given situation. Let me make this practical. Picture yourself standing with a…