Mirror Mirror

hila

One day, out of the blue, a stranger, that you literally just met, speaks these words of praise to ‎you:‎ ‎‎“You, as your name*, radiate light and authenticity, your smile and your facial expressions emit faith of your pursuit of Nia and of a natural lifestyle: it shines from your

The Black Bash

hila

Giving Thanks Thanksgiving: once again another season of festivities is upon us. The more fortunate amongst us gather round a swollen holiday table and give thanks for abundant bounty. With too many appetizing dishes to choose from, most give in to the tantalizing colorful aromas and overindulge. Black Friday The

C U

hila

Doctor’s Orders Never was I given an ultimatum to go under the knife. The surgeon proposed cervical fusion ‎to relieve pressure on my spinal cord. He hinted that surgical intervention may indeed break ‎the blanket of pain and curtail my anguish. But then again, he heartily declared that there ‎was

When I Am Big

hila

Yesterday I came home from a short visit abroad. While traveling the depth and breadth of ‎North America, I could not help but be impressed by the enormous sizes: the spaces, trees, ‎mountains, people and plate portions. Does “Super Size Me” ring a bell? ‎ The combination of the super

I was a Dancer

hila

I was a dancer long before I learned my first step. My dance went something like this: One two three, One two three, Four, five, six, Seven, eight, ninety nine, How many more loads are there for me? Slow, slow, quick, quick, Not so slow, quicker, quick, More fosters more,