This is the way of things

{Click to listen while you read –  because words and experience and music are all parts of the same whole.  This Is The Way Of Things – Spotify Soundtrack } ~~~~~~~ You wake up.  The sky is blue. The children laugh.  You forget to clear the breakfast dishes and the honey …

into the wild by jeanette leblanc

Into The Wild

Get up now.  Come on.  On your feet.  Out of the corner.  Don’t look back, there’s nothing behind you but the past.   We’ve got a wild ride ahead. Let’s agree on some ground rules right now.  The rules are that there are no rules.  And that you make all …

jeanette leblanc poetry

So This Is How It Is…..

so, this is how it is. you get picked last for the team left out of the plans excluded from the circle. the rejection letter arrives in the mail she picks the other girl the door you were about to walk through gets slammed hard in your face and you …

Be Unapologetically You.

“There is nothing more beautiful than seeing a person being themselves. Imagine going through your day being unapologetically you.” — Steve Marboli via Tumblr.

Dearest Isabella {a birthday letter}

Dear Isabella, Eleven years ago today I welcomed you into the world.  You were everything I had dreamed. From your birth story: With a rush that was almost anti-climactic her body slid out of mine and my husband and midwife brought her up out of the warm water and onto …