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wind || dreams

sometimes i just feel like
deteriorating into the wind.
letting it take me away, little by little.
until i am no more.

sometimes i feel like
running toward the edge,
hoping the wind will catch me,
and help me fly away.

sometimes i feel like
falling back, letting the breeze
carry me away while i
close my eyes and breathe.

* * *

Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. -Ashley Smith 

While I was searching for 'wind quotes' to go with my writing above, I found this lovely little passage. And, I fell in love with it.

Life is full of beauty. Notice it.
I'm trying. I'm noticing.
Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces.
I'm smiling. I'm watching.

For some reason, this passage really spoke to me. "Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams." That. That sentence got me right there. It made me think. What are my dreams? What am I doing with my life? What do I want to do with my life? Sometimes I imagine myself traveling, or signing autographs to random people, or becoming that regular everyday person who still manages to touch peoples lives--I, um, I daydream a lot... But now that I really stop and think about it, I could do that now. I could start living that life--my dreams--now.

But how?

Do you have dreams?

thanks for reading. <3
xx Nicole Rose


  1. Okay, so firstly I didn't tell you how flawless your design is. To say I love it is an understatement. IT IS AMAZING. <333

    Secondly...I love that picture, I love what you wrote, and that quote is perfect. Flawless post, as usual.


  2. That's a beautiful quote. :) Honestly, I haven't thought much about my future. I have no idea what I want to do with my future, and I have no dreams that I want to accomplish. Any dreams I do have are minor and would never happen. I'm always stressing about the present so much that I don't give too much thought to the future, but considering that in 5 years I'll be in college I really should be thinking about my future.

    1. oh, and for some reason that picture reminds me of Taylor Swift. i guess it's the magical-ness feel to it, the long flowy dress, and the curly hair. :)

  3. *sniffles* oh Rosie... that was so beautiful. So, so, so beautiful. <3 *sniffles* I was starting to get teary.

    this post, those words, your words, all really spoke to me and understood me. thank you. thank you for this. <3


    follow your (day)dreams <3



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