• The List

    January 24, 2010 ishabelle

    Last Friday, my friend and I were talking about Erich Segal’s death. It’s so sad. The literary world lost another hero. He wrote the most amazing love stories that provoked the reader’s emotions. Our topic shifted from Segal to our favorite authors. I decided to make a list of all my favorite authors. Pardon me if you may not agree with some. 🙂 I’m going to start with just a few. I’ll probably add more as the days go by……

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  • Love- Based on Kahlil Gibran’s Poem

    December 24, 2009 ishabelle

    It is not easy to love. Loving someone means that you are making yourself vulnerable. Even if that person hurts us, we have no reason to complain. When we love, we always have to expect the pain that comes with it. But love may not hurt sometimes. There are times when love just simply heals. In our lives, we will always love someone who will hurt us one way or another. On the other hand, we will also meet that…

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  • Blind World

    December 23, 2009 ishabelle

    An eye for an eye, and the whole world would be blind.  -Khalil Gibran  How many times have we tried to avenge the wrongs that were done to us? We always follow that famous line, “An eye for an eye; a tooth for a tooth.” But is it really right? If we do so, are we really easing the pain? Kahlil Gibran is one of my personal heroes. I admire him. I admire the way he thinks, and I completely…

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