Quote of the Day: Who Are You, Really?

Who are you, really? You are not a name or a height, or a weight or a gender you are not an age and you are not where you are from. You are your favourite books and the songs stuck in your head you are your thoughts and what you eat for breakfast on Saturday…

Quote of the Day: If It Doesn’t Feel Right

If it doesn’t feel right, then lose it. Even if that means losing people. it should be mind over matter. humanity over politics. Peace over war. Love over hate. And please, make mistakes, learn from them, and always follow what the heart desires. R.M. Drake. Twitter feed.

The Raving Gecko x Ko-fi

Gecko is now on Ko-fi! If you like the blog (that’s awesome) and look forward to my random, infrequent and sometimes opinionated rants (wait, you do?), why not support a humble writer by buying her a coffee with Ko-fi? Ko-fi allows creators to receive donation from readers, fans and supporters. Anyone who chooses to support…

Quote of the Day: The Errand

“You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.” Woodrow Wilson, 1913 – addressing students…

Quote of the Day: Echoes

“We are all echoes of each other. We are all humans and feel both despair and happiness. Our similarities, as a species, are staggering. And our mental fragility is directly tied up with our humanity. We have nothing to be ashamed of in being human, any more than a tree should be ashamed of having…

Quote of the Day: The Acquisition of Curiosity

“If one has failed to develop curiosity and interest in the early years, it is a good idea to acquire them now, before it is too late to improve the quality of life. To do so is fairly easy in principle, but more difficult in practice. Yet it is sure worth trying. The first step…

Get To Know Me Tag: 15 More Questions About Gecko

Hey! I trust you are having a fabulous Wednesday. Can you believe it’s August already? Today I’ve decided to do, yet another Get To Know Me Tag. I’ve attempted these before and, to be quite honest, I enjoy working through them when I’m afflicted by my old faithful writer’s block (or is it blogger’s block?). What…

Quote of the Day: Exodus to the Virtual World

“Anyone who sees a hurricane should warn others. I see a hurricane coming. Over the next generation or two, ever larger numbers of people, hundreds of millions, will become immersed in virtual worlds and online games. While we are playing, things we used to do on the outside, in “reality”, won’t be happening anymore, or…