you and me
When you meet me, you will learn about the characters in my life and myself as the protagonist. You will be introduced to my world. You will learn this right away. This is the setup to my story.
Sometimes I wonder if the Divine Feminine is rising more in men than in women. On city streets, I see men taking their time, allowing their gait to be (consciously or not) felt out more, present, not rushed. I see women, myself included, running here and there, and I wonder why.
You want to alleviate the pain. You seek painkillers in the form of distractions, friends, entertainment, or an anesthetizing drink. Of course, it works for a while; the soothing effect of that first gulp of wine, the comforting hug of a loving friend, the joyful escape of a good movie. ...
I want to sit across from you for days and take everything from you. But I never will. I will however, keep writing you into my life. You will forever take up entire chapters, and sometimes you’ll make it into the footnotes. Once in a while, the preface will be dedicated to you.
In speaking the truth, there comes a tremendous release. And 9 times out of 10, we find ourselves feeling better for having done so at that moment. Alright, 8 out of 10 -- but the odds are in our favor. It’s just a relief to know we are not alone. Someone else gets it. And who do we think we ...
I imagined a future with dozens, hundreds, maybe thousands of people all doing the same blessed thing -- taking some time to think about themselves, sharing bits of their soul on paper, and creating a life by reflecting upon it.