Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Love. Harm. Protection

A simple concept I want to share with you all. I was just going through some poetic analysis, it wasn't my homework it was my brother's. I was helping him out to proof-read and then I had a few ideas.

Along the journey of life we learn so many things and there are so many guides and how-to this and how-to that, and everybody 
always got these 3 things that you need in life to be better or stronger or whatever. My list is growing and guess what there is 
more than 10 times that, of things that I need to carry with me through life. You laugh. Nobody is wrong with these 
pointers and self-help advice but today I add to the equation of things needed in life.

Now I add to the equation of life 3 fundamental things that are involved in order for life to run smoothly, and these are harm, love and protection. HOW? Take for example if you love something you protect it, harm  cannot come in the way of that. Harm cannot come to that thing because you protected it because you loved it. If you protect something, you show a love for its sustenance so harm cannot come BUT just because something gets harmed does not mean you didn't love it, it just happens that the protection was not there at the 
time when it was needed.

Pebble$ hold up though, what about when we apply this to faith? Yes, same thing - your heavenly father above has given you protection and it is within your nature to show him love, so the love is reciprocated. This love produces a protective coat under which, you are covered through life and protected from harm because the bible says that "No weapon fashioned against you shall harm you" and that's because of God's protection and his love for you.

Now what about everyday life, well take for example our education - if you love your education then you'll protect it, because you love your education and you want to protect it you won't let anybody harm it or let any influences hinder you from gaining the 
skills that you need in order to take those next steps to then be able to reciprocate some love. That love being your ability to teach another, your ability to teach another on how to teach another person. Your ability to educate somebody, your ability to help another person in order to help build another future. 

So all you need in this life is love, protection and the other factor is harm, because harm comes into the picture when you have not learned how to love and to protect what you love. I don't think you can protect something if you don't love it, if you don't love it 
that means you wouldn't protect it so it wouldn't be around, it would not be preserved.

" Protection is a form of preservation which has love attached to it." 

I don't personally think you protect something you do not believe in either, because if you are.. you need to check yourself, you really really need to check yourself.

Sometimes harm will come, for the right type of love to give you life and help you to build the protection necessary to guide, protect and show love to another before they go through things you've been through. You cannot teach unless you have been taught (and that doesn't have to mean being taught by another you can teach yourself but the fact still remains 
that you need to be equipped in order to have tools available for the battle or mission).

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Snippet 1.4 .. x

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

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Saturday, March 26, 2016


Join me March, 31st, 2016 @ 14:00 EDT to see how my process has been going for the publishing of my first collective of work ! Just press play below to join the stream.

I Will Answer The Following Questions:
- How has the process been going ?
- What's left to do ?
- What and who do I need ?
- How far am I with the selection ?

If you have any other questions for me you can comment below & I'll try to answer them on Thursday in my Live Stream/ Hangout !

Remember to use the hashtag #pebbleswroteit with your comments & questions so I know they are directed at me. Thank you so much !

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

Copyright © 2016 PebblesWroteIt

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Why I Advice Every Adult ..

Why I Advice Every Adult To Watch Pixar's "Inside Out"

Alright, before I get into my poetic interpretation and probably state what you may or may not be expecting. I want to first of all respect your intelligence with regards to what you may have read by top critics about the movie in all it's entirety. 

This movie is targeted at families but more at the kids in the family who will enjoy this movie on what I would like to call a 'superficial level', teenagers might give it a chance if their inner child is still alive, and adults may or may not be able to assimilate the deeper levels of the movie because of excited kids or it's just another trip to the movies to treat the kids. But in the case that you are a parent that tries to understand the movies that your kids watch and why they may love it, you may be able to delve into aspects of this movie that can offer a lesson to young and old alike.

I advice that adults and parents watch this movie and watch it by yourself so you can really break it down and understand it for yourself.  

Now what did I take from it, what did Pebble$ take from Inside Out. I watched this movie for the first time 3 weeks ago and I was cracking up, there were some points where the emotions were absolutely hilarious and I know I communicate with myself like that sometimes, especially when I'm thinking out loud and someone catches me. Then you get to that point where they ask who you were talking to and you can't say yourself because some folks just DON'T understand. 

Second Phase, Main Focus ...
Joy should be in the driving seat of emotions a majority of the time, I feel it is able to balance out the rest of our emotions which gives us the right to be sad, angry, digusted/envious and fearful; but those shouldn't rule the steps we take. We must be able to step back and access a situation before going forth with a decision otherwise we end up looking foolish. Talking about foolishness, this movie helped me to understand the phrase "anger rests in the bosom of a fool" which was perfectly displayed by anger in the moments Riley closes her laptop on her friend and in the exchanges between Riley and her father at the dinner table. The driver's seat being occupied by anger in Riley's actions and her father's response shows us how anger can hinder common sense and us taking time to think through our decisions. Next time you want to let out all kinds of steam and fire from your ears and out the top of your head, remember to be slow to anger so you don't end up looking fooolish (and no my spelling of foolish here is not a typo :D).

Next is Digust.
Digust doubles up as envy as well, and at some points made decisions based on not wanting to try options presented, so kind of worked side by side with fear.. she also displayed pride which shows us that when pride, gets in the way of our actions we don't take that step or talk to those people who can actually help us or push us to do better. Digust when displaying pride or envy, acted on behalf of fear - pride is just confident fear displayed with the hope of covering for shortcomings an individual may not even have. Digust allowed Riley to think of all the ways that other people's opinions and expectations might work against what she actually wanted to do instead of realizing the amazing memories and experiences where people have just loved her for being herself.

Fear, everybody knows about fear it needs no introduction or explanation. My first blog post of 2016 talked about it and we face it daily, monthly, throughout the year - whether its a new decision, a new environment or just having to face ourselves. Riley was scared to move into that new house, that new school and that new class when she was asked to introduce herself. There are some fears that help you to fight to achieve or overcome something but there's also that crippling type of fear which helps you to do nothing. The kind that says "Well, I'm not moving so I won't have to go into the midst of all those new people, what if they don't like me, what if they judge me. What if I don't do well there then it would have been a big mistake." Alright scaredy-cat when you're done doing ballroom with all your fears and assumptions let me know when we can do business and move on.. the point I'm making with Fear is you either decide to overcome it by yourself or look for others who will encourage you through it, ain't nothing wrong with a little fear until you allow it to hold you in the same spot to the point where you've wasted years and precious time. 

I'm a big kid at heart so you can only imagine that I'm looking forward to seeing Zootopia ! Click away from this post knowing that, from every decision you consciously make to those things you do everyday without noticing - these emotions may in one way or another shape the results you see. Seek to balance things out, don't live systematically.. SWITCH it up ! Kids can teach you so much and life can bring you to the point where you understand the once misunderstood. Those people you avoid might just be the best people for that stage in your journey and those options might teach or equip you with something so immeasurable.   

Have A Great Week Ahead & Enjoy Easter !

Last note, check-in with me March 31, 2016 for the First Check-in on my book the details can be found on my Google+ page.

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

Copyright © 2016 PebblesWroteIt

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Own , Your Own Stripes

" Better to be caught in patchwork than to be found thinking it might work ! "

The world will always tell you what it wants to hear
It will grasp your hands waiting for you to run
It will draw you in and show plastic concern
Take a note for yourself, to be self-assured before you enter
The world will persecute you for the crime you never knew you committed 
She will tell you all kinds of events that shaped the circumstance
He will try to hold you to time points you never took part in 
Why should I believe any of this, is what you will question
Please laugh at yourself, being framed for a case placed before a jury 
Who are uninformed on the integrity that brought you to where you are
Please laugh on my behalf that even those closest to you 
Had to ask if the same you being served up for execution 
Was not the same one at the family barbecue serving flavors 
Through wings that could make a newborn question baby food
The world will teach you more and more about what you do not need
With the intention to 'unknowingly' equip you with what you will never use
She will feed you fat from the bowls of ignorance 
So that society can come in and incur the degeneration of your consciousness
The next device used is a smokescreen of destroyed morales
To leave you brain dead
He will tell you to forget your mother and father, you were not born of them
The keys they placed in your hands are now property of our governments
Care to trade your life for a walk spent in finding yourself
When yourself was long defined in the self-assurance I told you to 
Grab hold of before you enter
Tell the world to hold back, your name is not Jimmy and you don't love John
Tell the world you are perfectly pleased with your birth 
You are not attempting to cut and paste yourself into a reintroduction
With no further words uttered, drop your dime and leave !

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

Copyright © 2016 PebblesWroteIt

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Next Lifetime...? Still Workin On It .

Dear Next Lifetime Gentleman,

Don't be coming when I've been accounted for
I've been too far tying bows and ribbons
Making poetic justice and displays of my affection 
I'm taken by a decision to make what needs to happen now, happen now
I probably hibernated when you needed me but 
Hibernation was my preservation for consecration 
I'm not looking to step back 
What is done, is done 
I can't go to F5 keys or press back buttons
My cursor has moved on to make a new chapter in my book

Move on without me, she's out there somewhere 
You'll find her.. just keep walking 
For footsteps will lead her path closer to yours
I cannot take credit for the discovery you made on your own 
Just thank her later for giving a chance 
I didn't want you to stop vows for, forever
On promises you were to keep never
I found a settlement and place of residence 
I didn't have to settle for
Sitting on back-burners catching cold
With foggy clouds and misty windows

Waiting for the winds and tides to roll my way
Forever in a day I accounted for every second lost 
Thinking that you would disprove the disconnect 
Of emotions, body, soul and mind

x..Connected sound on the cloud ..x

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it !

Copyright © 2016 PebblesWroteIt

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

She's Planning To Publish? HELP!

Welcome in world, this post is all about my desire and plans to publish my first book - a collective of all my work from age 8 when my writing journey started to Summer 2015. Below you can find my most recent YouTube upload on the matter and some suggestions I need you to submit via comment on either this post, Facebook, Google+ , Twitter or Youtube.

Click those cursors on She's Planning To Publish? HELP!  and check out the video on my YouTube Channel too.  

This project is a coming out of my shell, homage to childhood Pebble$ and her growth through the years type project. What started as a class competition (my poem was published in the book from that competition), with the encouragement of an elementary school teacher developed further with her telling me to keep going after the competition, to continue writing and to never stop. I thought she was just doing her job but it happens that I took her advice and I'm still writing. I have embraced my privilege as a Writer & Poet which allows expression of things that would otherwise seem odd in normal conversation and to give a voice to my motionless words placed on paper, backs of receipts and notepads.

I want to include work from my start around 8 in my #youngwrittenpebbles years and to take you on a journey with my transition from a poetry competition submission to embraced blogger, writer and poet of all things to do with life experiences, laughter, motivation and imagination/creativity.

I am a beautiful soul all by myself and writing helped me to develop and nurture that. " - Pebble$ x

I want to publish a book, it will be a collective  of my work from the start of my journey at 8 years old til Summer 2015. Hold me to it ! 

Copyright © 2016 PebblesWroteIt