A quote says it's not whole death we often seek, but the death of the parts of the self that hurts. As I see it, we all have versions of the self based on experiences and ideas. Some call that ego, I'll call it self. It's easier to want to destroy the parts of ourselves … Continue reading Self Destruct
Recently I realized how much I let go in the name of being accepted by my partner or in the excuse of having a child. Putting these flaws on pause for a lil while was okay, to rest my heart and head in the receptive coziness of unconditional love. But, I'm a creature with a … Continue reading Growing Beyond Acceptance
Shadow work always sounded like some weird voodoo black magic thing. The same way you have an untouchable but physically present shadow that goes often ignored and unnoticed, the same goes for this ~mysterious shadow self, the self that gets the same treatment. I thought being a "good girl" meant I was absent of and … Continue reading Shadow Self
The creative well withinDrains and dries when lies begin.It's the original artist's sin."CREATIVE PIECES", A MIND FULL OF COLOR If you're experiencing writer's block (or any artistic block) and can't figure out why, I'll tell you the truth: it's because you're lying. Before 14 years old, I was writing like it was my job with … Continue reading The Truth About Writer’s Block
"Do you know why you're here?" she asked me, voice filled with bass. I was sitting in a psychologist's office. It was so typical it hurt my sensibilities. Soft but firm light brown couch for me. Black, upright back chair for her. A few pictures of nature and ocean on the walls. Succulents thoughtfully laid … Continue reading Wash, A Short Story
So far I've posted almost 10 free and original short stories on my blog this year! Considering I've had this blog for years and only posted the occasional poem and I went through pregnancy and birth this year, that's not too bad. If you missed any, check out the list here to catch up and … Continue reading Purchase 2 *NEW* Short Stories for $2.99!
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RUMBLINGS is Nadia Rumbolt's freshman poetry book collection of 44 poems loosely organized into themes exploring the deeper parts of the mind, self in society, love, inner madness, and self work. "RUMBLINGS" is available now in eBook (PDF) format! It was first released October 2014 and was newly revised and released December 26, 2018. If you’re … Continue reading “Rumblings” Poetry eBook Available!
haunted a poltergeist lives in the attic of my head feels feelings numbed presently are entranced in the past time the past always leaves the present never stays the future always comes
Did you know aloha means hello, goodbye, as well as love, compassion, peace, and much more?! It is truly a beautiful word encompassing the spirit of Hawai'i, which means the breath (ha) and water (wai) of life from god. I didn't get far into Kona, a.k.a the Big Island, before I knew this island was … Continue reading Big Island, Aloha!