Category: Lifestyle

FEAR IS OUR BODY’S AUTOMATIC SENSOR

Picture of nighttime San Francisco from my apartment. The view reminds me, are we attracted to fear because we are afraid of it, or is it because fear is our body’s automatic sensor?

Fear cripples the mind, body, and soul. It’s an obstacle in the path of the individual sensing this. Yet do remember being brave is not the solution as being afraid actually makes you aware there is something out there. So fear is actually guiding you through an obstacle. So what is fear? I believe fear

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CALIFORNIA: WHERE MY DREAMS TOO BECAME A REALITY

Ann Marie Ruby California

California, where my dreams too became a reality. Calafia, or maybe Califia was the imaginary queen of an imaginary island called California. Garci Rodriguez de Montalvo’s early sixteenth-century novel “Las Sergas de Esplandián” was a sequel to fifteenth-century romance novels known as Amadís de Gaula written by an unknown author. The novel had a beautiful

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LIFE’S UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

Life’s unexpected journey leaves behind bittersweet memories. The sounds of my footsteps of the past are the only sign, I too was there. Yet with time as the seasons change, the footprints left behind fade away. The musical sounds we created too fade away, leaving us with only memories. Today I bid farewell to my

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Ann Marie Ruby quotes about women

On February the 28th, 1909, in New York City, the Socialist Party of America had declared the very first national women’s day. After a lot of tears and a lot of pain and sufferings, we the women got our recognition. Socially, economically, and politically women too are recognized as equal. In my eyes it was

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DESTINY REMEMBERS DESTINATION IS STILL WAITING AHEAD

"DESTINY REMEMBERS DESTINATION IS STILL WAITING AHEAD" Ann Marie Ruby

Standing by the seashore, I wonder why is it I can’t see the end or the depth of the sea? I knew the sea flows from one country to another changing her name at times. I waited for the sunsets to appear on the sea before I headed back home. It was then I realized

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