"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 …

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 …

easy

am I too much for you? no, I’m not easy. don’t come to me for simple. you want that you’d best look somewhere else, dear i’ve got currents beneath my surface that will feel like ruthless riptides if you come too close without being ready to ride my waves i …

You are still here. An poem to remind you: by Jeanette LeBlanc

you are still here: a poem to remind you

{Because there are times that the very force of your reality – the relentless pace, the depths of what has been won and lost and seen and done and of all that relies on you, the pressing weight that you feel when you first wake up in the morning and the inescapable pressure …

you can’t take your eyes off of me

  you can’t take your eyes off of me. can you? not now not here yes there have been plenty of days {there will always be plenty of days} where I am the forgettable wallflower turning myself almost inside out to keep you from seeing please don’t look but when …