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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Love requires patience, communication (verbal and non verbal), tenacity, and fidelity. It's showing up every day and choosing to love a person, not in spite of, but because of his/her quirks, faults, and foibles.
I made some poor decisions on my way to okay because I didn't know that I wasn't healing. I tried to fast forward everything and convinced myself I was ready, when I wasn't even close to the starting line. Once my wounds were thick scar tissue healed clean, I realized how wrong I'd been. I [...]
Good luck getting past the my mask. And my walls are almost unscaleable. When someone sees past your mask Through the walls you've so Painstakingly built, And into the darkest parts of Your soul, When they've seen all your dark Yet still want to be with you, That's powerful & awe inspiring. - Tara Rendall [...]
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