Twitter.com/karenjia My body is bound to the earth, my soul has no roof. My flesh is fragile, my soul is bulletproof.
My Blog: A Potpourri of living life, paralyzed and confined to a bed, how I got this way, how I cope, and my perspectives. I am also a CSA, rape, and human trafficking survivor.
Some call me “Wildflower” because … I … survive … the sights that I see when I venture out, the joy of breathing fresh air, of reading and viewing for which I am grateful, yet I prefer my solace – Scorpio hidden in the universe amid twelve grandchildren and the story of humanity, self-deprecating and struggling with self-esteem and what people say; but there are always sea-foam green, teal, lavender, and yellow Brie, dark chocolate, cherries and the Mediterranean: people ask me for my recipes; I travel virtually and survive wildlife and crime to help fellow victims; I am the Witness, I am the Sentinel: welcome to my musings!
“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ― Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.” ― Douglas Adams “Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very;’ […]
Celebrating my first day on Medicare.
Unbroken The Story of Olympian POW Louis Zamperini Tortured by the Japanese during WWII – A Powerful Movie that Ends with a Paramount Message Actor from the movie playing Louis Zamperini BROOKLYN An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. […]
TRASH CAN LOVE MADE OUT OF CLAY POTS TURN A BOTTLE INTO A PIECE OF ART REPURPOSE DUSTPAN OVER SINK COLORFUL DIY CLAY FLOWER POT BIRD BATH MINION TERRA COTTA POTS
I penned these ramblings years ago when someone broke my heart. I am long passed the heartbreak, but I thought I share this discombobulated poem with you. 🙂 She loves him so deeply She hates him as much She longs to be with him She craves his […]
“It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can’t relive it, and we can hope for the future, but we don’t […]
Did you know that it is important to read your work out loud when writing as you will catch errors more easily than simply reading through a manuscript, blog post, etc? Well, within word there is speak. A narrator reads any highlight passages. You would be amazed the […]
Originally posted on comically quirky:
Google is to hypochondriacs what meth is to a junkie. Oh, come on. You know the deal. You’re suddenly afflicted with sharp stomach pains from hell, so you turn to Dr. Google to shed some insight. Inevitably, Google leads you to sites like…