What You Saw In Me

The very things that drew you to me pushed you away. You tried to hide your distaste. At first anyway. Shared by Tara (@wordswinewisdom1) on 2Sept 17 at 2:58 AM Too often, You caught a glimpse Of the people Who scarred you most In my eyes, My manner, And, especially, In my words. Tara Rendall [...]

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Destruction & Renewal

Those who know me, know that I've loved Emily Dickinson since I read "I'm Nobody" in my sophomore English class. It's still one of my favorites; simple yet telling. Those who know me also know that the past two and a half years have been a period of soul searching, reaching inward, and figuring out [...]

Sight Doesn’t Just Come From the Eyes

2017 was the Year of Self. Self exploration. Self learning. Self love. 2017: the year I rose from my self imposed slumber. I awoke during a 12 month span of impossible sweetness, intensity, and beauty as well as mind numbing, life changing heartbreak, despair, and loneliness. I wouldn't change a thing. A bright, colorful moth/butterfly [...]

Blissful Are the Unknowing

I saved this to my google photos account last year, on Thanksgiving 2016. I'm not that tender hearted, forgiving woman-child anymore. And, depending on the day, that's both an amazing wonder and a horrid nightmare. I don't miss much about she who I used to be other than her innate belief that people will make [...]

No Fear – You Are A Warrior

#EmpathProbs We Feel Too Much & Always Think We're to Blame For Others Poor Behavior Has life ever tapped you on the shoulder and said, "Boo?” Have you ever woken up from self imposed isolation only to realize how comfortable and complacent you’ve grown? Do we, as humans, enjoy the life that we’ve given ourselves, [...]

You Don’t Owe Anyone A Damned Thing

Dear Woman, When people walk out of your life, LET THEM GO. I'll put this plainly and it may sound harsh, but maybe it'll wake you up. Stop giving time and attention to someone who doesn't want you. If a person cares for you, they stick around. They try. They put in the time and [...]