Dance Freely

In kindergarten, I used to dance a lot. As one of the ‘principle’ dancers throughout my kindergarten career, I was able to hold onto this admirable status as I progressed from one grade to another. I loved dancing. But I didn’t know why. Now looking back on it, I’ve realized that my kindergarten dance madeContinue reading “Dance Freely”

Caged Bird

I came across this caged bird at a pet store yesterday. It was beautiful and appeared to be at ease, judging solely on its behaviors. Shortly after I left the pet store, I noticed a wild bird, hovering in the winter sky. It appeared to be free and alert. As I walked along the busyContinue reading “Caged Bird”

Love Is Blind

Love is blind. These three words tellingly capture the inexplicable nature of a loving state. Whether it’s one’s love for another human or place, the tingling feeling that comes from being poked by the sword of Aphrodite is hard to resist. I love Toronto. The freedom felt in the air and the clearness seen inContinue reading “Love Is Blind”

Rest In Peace, Sir Nelson Mandela

“As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison.” ~Nelson Mandela