Dear Life, I hope you are well and safe. I am writing to express my feelings freely towards you. I have been in love with you everyday but I was concealing my emotions because I was afraid you wouldn’t like my honesty. I have been manipulated by the environment around me not to be myself … More A letter to life, I have been in love with you ever since.
Nothing, absolutely nothing. I woke up early every morning and the first thing I did was write. Before I’d start, I would get anxious and pressured that I must write or I’d feel bad about myself. I tied my happiness onto something I have to do otherwise I wouldn’t have a good day. Same with … More Here’s what I learned after I wrote everyday for 30 days.
Last night I was looking through my old pictures; you know, that’s what memories collectors like to do; they dig out the most beautiful moments in their lives. I couldn’t do the maths when I thought of how many people loved or still love me; my mind got out numbered. It turns out that there … More You are far more loved by many than you actually think 💭
“I’ve been sitting here thinking about all the things I wanted to apologize to you for. All the pain we caused each other. Everything I put on you. Everything I needed you to be or needed you to say. I’m sorry for that. I’ll always love you ’cause you helped make me who I am.” … More Do not fall in love until you learn how to love
It’s flashing blue; the keyboard cursor on the screen as if waiting for the gun shots on a start line at the race of “what am I to write about today” By the way I hate writing, I hate running, I hate swimming and I hate one of my old friends. But hey, I thought … More You have to experience hate in order to experience love
I am not sure whether I should be calling them mistakes, failures, setbacks, obstacles, hiccups, challenges or wrong doings. But I can tell you my aspiring cheerful reader that the more mistakes I do the more I look back and laugh at myself. I feel honored with all the mistakes medals and championships I collected … More I am falling in love with my mistakes.
I am thinking of trying something I never tried before; I am thinking of walking out the door with what’s on me, maybe just grab a selfie and a battery pack along to document the experiment, and just walk away. No money, no honey and definitely no bunny. What’s the worst that could happen? … More Losing my important materials has liberated me, in a way.
My mum says “sherif, write positive stuff, people like reading motivational and uplifting posts, no one likes to read or hear anything else wise ” But as Balboa once said “The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. It’s a very mean and nasty place and I don’t care how tough you are it will beat … More Don’t love people unless you have built a beautiful relationship with life first.
The winner is life, for the time being. She beat me to the ground and defeated me yesterday when she took not only my love from me, but also my passports and laptop. On the train, my backpack got stolen by a professional thief. I was traveling to Alexandria to take a flight to Italy … More Final Score: Life 2, Sherif 0.
If you’re searching for success, I beg you to stop. There’s no such thing as “The success feeling” According to Oxford dictionary success is “The attainment of fame, wealth, or social status.” If you achieve the above and beyond you will not get the accompanied feeling of “Wow I made it” Instead, like many … More How to un-successful-ize your life