A crush is all hello….

{Today I went looking for a finished post that would work for Valentine’s day.  I thought I’d find a love poem, or a post written to women on the hard side of heartbreak.  Instead I found this.  Written ages and ages ago, and just waiting for a day like today. …

The Audacity Is In The Living, Not In The Choosing…

“There is no right thing, you know.  And no wrong thing, either.  There is just the thing that you do. And so you do it.  You close your eyes and leap and you try to do it the best you can.  And given how fucked up and crazy and brilliant …

"part of the journey is in knowing that our softness is not a sign of weakness, but rather where the very core of our strength resides" Jeanette LeBlanc

The Core Of Your Strength

they say you are soft? so be soft. you have nothing to prove. nothing to gain from a forced toughening of your wild soul. be soft 
because you can because you are because you know that it is life that has 
softened you that has taught you that hard is …

Trust In The Wisdom Of Your Undecided Heart

Trust in your unknowing, love.  Have faith in the space of indecision.  There is wisdom here, just as there is when you are bold and steady and sure.  Take your time here.  Be gentle.  Coax out your truth, and be willing to wait for the answer to come.  It will. …

follow your heart

  this afternoon I am doing nothing but sitting here reading poetry. the muse is resting she has lots to do right now. she simmers and burns and holds things close this is gestation time I understand the birth will come when the words are ready and so I sit …