29 Ways to Stay Creative

By Jill Harness It’s said that we’re all creative when we’re young, but that as we get older, most of us lose that childhood innocence that allows us to think outside the box. So how do you hold on to the creativity you still have and maybe even become a bit more creative? This infographic canContinue reading “29 Ways to Stay Creative”

Tips for Overcoming Procrastination

by Kendra Cherry Procrastination is one of those things that even the most well-organized and punctual fall victim to at some point or another. Think about the last time you found yourself watching television when you really should have been doing homework. While common, procrastination can have a detrimental impact on your life, including yourContinue reading “Tips for Overcoming Procrastination”

You Are Creative: Embracing Creativity at Work and in Life

By: Amma Marfo I spend a lot of time thinking about creativity and how to address the common misconception of who is creative. Because we conflate the idea of creative with artistic, most people don’t self-identify as creative. They fail to recognize that there is creativity in their work or in their approach to problem-solving.Continue reading “You Are Creative: Embracing Creativity at Work and in Life”

EMPTY CATHEDRAL

By Tonny Wandella Haunting giggles of ancient saints locked up in sculptors,Or the blessed aura flecked with confessed sinsOf forgiven flocks, are all housed in an empty cathedral near town.Whose bell has a gong that makes the town hide away all its weekly mischief.I remember seeing breadcrumps being hoarded away byRelentless ants,Clearing a forlorn alterContinue reading “EMPTY CATHEDRAL”

HOLY GRAIL

By Tonny Wandella It is time, the world needs to be saved.And the grail has found a home in shaking hands,Hoisted above a new found murmur.For these riddles makes them all thirsty.‘Can’t you see the halo? Call for a truce!’‘It’s only a kiss, I will find my way out through the noose.Maybe I will drownContinue reading “HOLY GRAIL”

Warmth

By Tonny Wandella She said don’t look me in the eyes,There is no vacancy for a stealth narcissist.I told her I was shy; a nest of mystery lodged inside my iris.Deep inside, we were only dreams and pain: the blended filth.She said she needed time…to ponder!But I could see her charm rise and perchon theContinue reading “Warmth”

Night Sky

By Tonny WandellaI reign over a vast kingdom in a riddle.A kingdom beyond the wind beneath a void,Within the twilight glaze.I lay aptly in a cradle of wishes and calm;Perhaps, listening to the murmurs of whistling pines and restless crickets.And blink while the naked lids beg me,To draw the drapes upon my dome.And sure, hereContinue reading “Night Sky”

Beasts

By Tonny Wandella Satisfaction impedes hunger and colors any feign.When their bellies run dry; they commence to flogYou to a noose; then hand you to teeth: such task they deign.Be gallant; however, let the axe split the log.Saunter ahead, and sing a brave song,Feed such beasts; but never run out of meat.For they won’t waitContinue reading “Beasts”

A STRAND OF BRACE

Mornings are full of hunters, But we prey; We prey, lodged under a cloud of anticipation, but mornings are vicious and full of confusion, Cast upon us are seeds of our sins. But we prey; Before we become brace in a hunter’s bloody grip. We browse and gnaw, Until nothing palatable is left; So weContinue reading “A STRAND OF BRACE”