Tag Archives: vulnerability

belonging

belong [bi-long] verb 1. to be part of,  be in proper place  2. to be affiliated with or be a member of   the holidays are looming. so, naturally it’s that time of year again when we start thinking more … Continue reading

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reckon

do you ever wonder how we can find our way back to praise when life has yielded a gutting loss ? when we are left empty-handed.  when fear and the despair of grief are pulling hard on our shirt tails. … Continue reading

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finding

“what mattered was utterly timeless. it was the thing that had compelled them to fight for the trail against all odds, and it was the thing that drove me…it had nothing to do with getting from point A to point … Continue reading

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crying

“go to your room…and come out when you’re happy.”  those words still sting.  but it was all my mother knew to do with me. at some point during those early years of my childhood, the message clicked…i was too much.  … Continue reading

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versions

you’ve gotten the real me.                                 and my attempt at offering the authentic, unedited version of me.                            you’ve seen my ponderings and read my words and understand that i am pretty much a mess. but a beautiful and redeemed mess.  i … Continue reading

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weak

it’s been one of those months. the kind when everything breaks.  and my body gives way to sickness.                                 my feeble humanity feels exposed and trapped by a broken-down body and world. i so wish i had a stronger immunity of … Continue reading

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