December 5, 2013
Proverbs from all Afghan speaking parts of the world.
دو تربوز به یک دست گرفته نمیشود
Transliteration:Doo tarbuz ba yak dast gerefta na-mey-shawad.
Translation: You can’t hold two watermelons in one hand.
English equivalent: You must not run after two hares at the same time.
December 3, 2013
self acceptance, Life, understanding, kid parts, quote, sister, loss, faith, sad, merge, rebirth, feelings, sorrow, identity, poet, novelist
Anatole France, Radical Hope
“All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.” Anatole France
I’ve worked so very hard for 15 years to be free of shame, fear, guilt, to have a less divided mind, but when parts go back to where they belong in my mind I feel sad. I like myself. I’m my own little sister. Radical
November 29, 2013
I do sometimes. I get a flash of reality and then it fades away.
November 28, 2013
friend, friendship, quote
Nicholas Sparks, Rescue, sight
You’re going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it’s always their actions you should judge them by. It’s actions, not words, that matter.”
― Nicholas Sparks, The Rescue
November 27, 2013
Michael, mother, quote, son
advice, Erma Bombeck
For my son Michael.
“When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ it is a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.”
November 25, 2013
identity, quote, self
“Identity would seem to be the garment with which one covers the nakedness of the self; in which case, it is best that the garment be loose.” —James Baldwin