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Life. Beauty. Laughter.
A thoughtful, girly perspective on life & the pursuit of happiness.
Saturday, April 3, 2010
“Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning.”
— Gloria Steinem
This blog chronicles the journey of a 21-year-old aspiring writer from Perth, Australia, on my search for happiness, love and inspiration. "Potentiality knocks at the door of my heart" — Haruki Murakami.
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