happiness happens when our hearts combine**

Official Melissa Polinar Blog

** just add water
There you have it, folks. It’s been on my list to do a residency @thehotelcafe for years. let’s. do. this. Hope to see y’all there. ❤️🎶 (at The Hotel Cafe)

There you have it, folks. It’s been on my list to do a residency @thehotelcafe for years. let’s. do. this. Hope to see y’all there. ❤️🎶 (at The Hotel Cafe)

Glad this dude was born. The homie & music fam @jessebarrera. Drove from LA to SD to celebrate this guy! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! 🎶💃 (at Fogo de Chão San Diego)

Glad this dude was born. The homie & music fam @jessebarrera. Drove from LA to SD to celebrate this guy! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! 🎶💃 (at Fogo de Chão San Diego)

#Begin #NewSong …thanks for letting me test it out tonight. 🎶 (at Room 5 Music)

"…I live another day to live into yours." 📝 Writing lyrics as I caption this. It’s past midnight… So technically, see you later today. [8.19.2014] #PreChorus #songwriting #handwriting #motivation #pressure (at Room 5 Music)

"…I live another day to live into yours." 📝 Writing lyrics as I caption this. It’s past midnight… So technically, see you later today. [8.19.2014] #PreChorus #songwriting #handwriting #motivation #pressure (at Room 5 Music)

There are things you may regret in life… But this ain’t one of them. GO pre-order on #iTunes now! @drh3

There are things you may regret in life… But this ain’t one of them. GO pre-order on #iTunes now! @drh3

…and this totally looks like a stock photo… Haha! And me, always comfy with a guitar. Good times. #friends

…and this totally looks like a stock photo… Haha! And me, always comfy with a guitar. Good times. #friends

bangs getting awkwardly long + thick hair = no hairspray needed …’twas a good 24 hours. #thickhairdontcare #SundayFunday

bangs getting awkwardly long + thick hair = no hairspray needed …’twas a good 24 hours. #thickhairdontcare #SundayFunday

Oh hey, Holly. #latergram #vscocam (at Hollywood Hills)

Oh hey, Holly. #latergram #vscocam (at Hollywood Hills)

👉 // “…I can’t even comprehend, all i know is, where you are is where i begin.” //🎶 I only have a chorus for now. If all goes well, I’ll finish & sing it on Tues 8.19.2014 at Room 5! 😳 …full chorus on my FB page in a few. #wut #challenge #lyrics #songwriting

626 Night Market: Walkin around aimlessly. smelling all the Asian food aromas. I might eat some. I shouldn’t have eaten that cookie earlier. Come find me… If you can. ✌️ [8.16.2014] 
#California ☀️ (at 626 Night Market)

626 Night Market: Walkin around aimlessly. smelling all the Asian food aromas. I might eat some. I shouldn’t have eaten that cookie earlier. Come find me… If you can. ✌️ [8.16.2014]
#California ☀️ (at 626 Night Market)

😳 these words… so intense. beautiful. wow.

😳 these words… so intense. beautiful. wow.

Oh my word. Time is passing by. When I first held one of the #twinjas! 😱 not sure if this was Lucy or Layla. They’re 3 now?!? @erniehalter @kristenhalter #NotMyKid #Auntie #Tbt #throwbackthursday

Oh my word. Time is passing by. When I first held one of the #twinjas! 😱 not sure if this was Lucy or Layla. They’re 3 now?!? @erniehalter @kristenhalter #NotMyKid #Auntie #Tbt #throwbackthursday

Ok. These kids deserve lovin’. ❤️🎶 #CallsAndEchoes #AboveWater #MiniCover @aldysaputra

Depression is real. Everyday struggles are real. So is hope. We move forward by being real about it. And this was a song I wrote on #CallsAndEchoes addressing my personal struggles with darkness.

You can read more of it here from my post last year: 
http://tmblr.co/ZkzvYywPEYoM