Sometimes Kathryn and I forget that we're snuggled in soft cushions. Our world is full of love and acceptance and light. We forget the world is still harsh and cold in many places, to many faces. And then someone comes along and 'lovingly' slaps us with their version of 'truth.' Someone who once cared for … Continue reading This Little Light
You may have noticed that I haven't written as much this year as I was writing last year. There are some obvious reasons for this. While I was in the hospital, there were a lot of really strong emotions to process, changes to my mental health were happening frequently, and I had less communication with … Continue reading Why Write?
Tonight, she is the moon. She is the light on my horizon. She loves with her whole soul and reminds me to breathe. I am more wholly me because of her love. Tonight, she is depth. She is the northern lights. She finds beauty in pain and hopes with abandon. This love persists beyond fear. … Continue reading Whatever Happens
I can't write! It's driving me crazy. I've sat here, trying to type out words... blank blank blank. There is so much pent up emotion, swelling underneath the surface and I… can't… find… my… voice. It is beyond frustrating. Is everything I write wasted space? Is this blog just self-pitying, or too dark? What line exists between … Continue reading How Are You?