” … And when I got home, as I was stretching and journaling and wondering if the decisions I was making were the right ones, I realized, “own your throw” was kind of directed at myself … “
” … Maybe, being a werewolf, or a creature that is affected by nature’s cycles, is pretty fucking neat. And badass. … “
” … We shove it into a room, behind a locked door, and we say, ‘don’t go in this room,’ thinking maybe if we keep it hidden away, it will disappear. … “
If Everyone could live in the ‘now,’ could be aware of this present moment, could be, for a moment, the awareness behind the ‘now’… would time, as we know it, cease to exist? Eternally? Even if that eternity was just.. a moment?
” … It is as if the author’s lines are being carved into my skin, exposing a reality in me that I couldn’t find the words for. I am not reading the book: the book is reading me. … “
” … What if I never tried? What if I let those very real doubts in my mind stop me? That, my dear self, would be the real shame … “
” … But then there’s the girl with the wheely shoes, stuffed dog in tow, making it hop along beside her as she strolls past. … “
” … Thank you, to whoever’s out there, even if it’s just me, for looking out for me. “
I was walking, and the butterflies were out. I wanted to take a picture of one; I wanted to capture its essence. When I would get close to one, it would flutter away. I didn’t want to catch it; I just wanted to capture its beauty. I could photograph the trees, and the flowers —Continue reading “Butterflies”
” … Well, today I am here to tell them, to tell those creatures in my mind — the ones feeding me doubts — to shut the fuck. I am not eating at their table anymore.