Crazy little thing…

Our story was special.  I didn’t trust it. Our love was surprising.  I didn’t understand it. You swept me away.  I didn’t trust you. A chapter ended.  I couldn’t understand it. A new chapter began.  How do I trust it? Love is a crazy entity and lately I’ve been realizing the depth of its insanity.  … Continue reading

The Pretenders

When we’re little, our worlds are full of the magic of make-believe.  From the fairytales of far far away, to the Disney dream of Never Land to playing house with your best friend, we grow up in a world of imagination.  For many kids, pretending is a time of enchantment, of magic-in-the-making, but for me, … Continue reading

Free falling.

Lately I’ve been tired.  My eyes don’t just have bags under them; they have the entire line of the 2011 Louis Vuitton resort luggage collection stacked beneath them.  I’ve been catching up on sleep and trying to incorporate healthier foods into my daily diet, so why I am so tired, you ask? I think too … Continue reading

I need a man…

I need a man… who can pick me up when I fall, but allow me to stand strong, on my own. I need a man… who I can trust to keep me close, but who trusts me to be free. I need a man… who wipes away my tears, but never causes them to fall … Continue reading

My journey has been a lesson. I’ve learned:

How to depend on no one but myself. How to find my own path to happiness. How to seek the truth and find it, rather than settling for a lie. How to find beauty in the dark times and appreciate the climb. How to believe in the beauty and grace of love. How to find security … Continue reading

Maybe you just need to take a leap of Faith

“Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark. If we truly knew all the answers in advance as to the meaning of life and the nature of God and the destiny of our souls, our belief would not be a leap of faith and it would not be a courageous act of humanity; it … Continue reading

Family of Friends…

“The most important thing in life is your family. There are days you love them, and others you don’t. But, in the end, they’re the people you always come home to. Sometimes it’s the family you’re born into and sometimes it’s the one you make for yourself.”  (Sex and the City)         … Continue reading