It seems like all things have finally left me. I mean to include words too – my most forgiving savior. I am convinced that it is part of the final stage of this long odyssey I’ve en-trailed on for almost twenty-two years. Heavy, hot flashes of headaches and turbulent washes of emotion fill my days. […]
I am neither here nor there, my mind, set on tempests. While the heart, plainly beats. flowing words–hold me close; I am sanguine. Brimming with the rich redness of life, repose, and everything in-between. With nothing behind, I cry and cry in sweetness: bound to no thing other than me.
I have the same dream every night: I am on a beach. My eyes are closed and my hands – stretched open. I am bathing in the sunlight and marveling at the easiness of the moment. Then, my eyes open. I see the shore, which looks boundless, and a wild jungle positioned miles behind me. […]
My heart s w i n g s with each breath, my lips purse open, I close my eyes and rapture in a dream. Bright hues of yellow drape my sleep. There is a rhythm to the stillness and silence undulating in the night: ethereal and s w e e t. The fabric of my […]
I have spent the last six years of my life dreaming of a future. In my attempt to build the future I wanted for myself, I have damaged much of the present. This strikes me not only as ironic but as wrong; the present paves the way for the future. From this moment on, I […]
Sometimes I question the ideal of dreams. What we chase lies in the future, beyond the reach of realities and the humdrum beats of everyday life. Is it fair to give up so much of the present for a vision far ahead? Sometimes this vision is radiant and blossoming with vigor. Other times it is […]
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” -Marie Curie