Wednesday, July 12, 2006

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Haha....That was funny! Didn't really know I was radioactive! LOL! Anyway, I finally got myself a copy of the alchemist by Paulo Coelho! Amazing, Brilliant, Lush book. I'm loving it! It's such a shame it's not any longer. I'm coming close to the end and I don't want to. It should be the handbook of life. It's about a lot of things but what has been repeated repeatedly is this...."When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dreams."... That phrase is beautiful in it's simplicity. It just feels like the book was written for me to read at this particular time in my life. I've finally found a peace with myself and my life. I'm not as anal and worried about what the future holds anymore. There isn't very much I can do to change it. It's been written already and the best I can do is be the best I can be and LIVE! Today was a gorgeous day and I got into my little skirt and little top, got my 50SPF sunscreen, my sunglasses, my music, my book and went out to soak up the sun on what we call the "green beach". It was glorious. I lay there alone for like three hours...Just me, the birds, the sun, paulo and his great writing and matisyahu singing in my ears. I thought bout everything and everyone. Bout me and what's been going on with me and my world. I decided I liked being me. I have more than I could have asked for. I'm healthy, in charge of my life...Well most of the time, and well most of all, I'm happy. It's a true happiness that doesn't need anybody in it's recipe. I am the sole ingredient of my happiness at this point and frankly I love it! I don't really care what people think, I wear my hair like I want to, I dress like I want to, listen to the music I want to and I am more than content. I've got the privilege of experiencing all these new and exciting things and its great. Anyway, enough for now, i leave you with more of Paulo's great words....

..."The dunes are changed by the wind, but the desert never changes. That's the way it will be with our love for each other..."

-Paulo Coelho

9 Comments:

Blogger Movie Buff said...

I just read that book two weeks ago and I too loved it. To say that it made me think and think again would be an understatement! Im not reading all his other books.

8:53 PM  
Anonymous Mitzy said...

Alchemist is an awesome read. Bought a multicolored (pinkish) hard cover copy way back in 2002 and have been encouraging people to read it ever since. Yes, it is too short, but still a classic.

9:14 PM  
Blogger Movie Buff said...

I meant Im NOW.... and not NOT.... ma bad

9:59 PM  
Blogger Milonare said...

That book is why quit my job beautiful, its why I quit my job!!!!

4:21 AM  
Blogger Stunuh Jay said...

I heard the book was out of this planetary system... will definitely grab me a copy
HAPPY FRIDAY

7:31 PM  
Blogger Chatterly said...

Just finished reading the alchemist....simply written, deep book...makes you want to read it over and over again :-)

12:51 PM  
Blogger Luna said...

so glad you finally read it, happy for you...before i read it and heard the hype, i wasnt sure but seriusly dont think ive been the same person since i read it..def lived up to the hype!

Matisyahu...oh yessss!! is the rest of his music good?...only heard the popular song n love it..is it worth buying the whole thing?

And kumbe i really havent been here in time...love what youve done to the place...the blue is fabulous daahllinng!

be blessed!

12:59 PM  
Blogger tomas said...

that last vybe line by Paul Cahelo
too much I must unleash it on some ka mama I like

9:35 AM  
Blogger Brother Jero (BJ) said...

Whatever happened to you. I thought we were buddies. Hope all is well.

Whats new... & NO I haven't read the book.

5:01 PM  

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