The true heroes pull value from within. A true hero spins gold with what she's given. I didn't get here by doing what I'm told. If I said gold and you saw green, then, true love, I'm convinced you've never seen, the smile, by my hand reflecting from a strangers face, that's how we win … Continue reading Heroes Journey…
It started the moment they told me, they could fix and reform me, left to my own devices, I would be my own worst enemy, That my differences would eventually end me. That my awkward life would ultimately bend me. I believed them, I didn't even try to reprieve them. Which led to years … Continue reading Come to Me Again…
I had a thought while running today that really stuck with me. I think it stuck with me because it was the perfect example of why I try not to say things out loud until I've properly thought them through. When words leave our lips too soon, before they are ready, they tend to leave … Continue reading Running Thoughts Are Better Left Written Down
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SE1WaaNzW0 Bad for each other like half lit cigarettes, half way toxic but we teeter on the edge, not quite committed enough to death, just bad enough to weaken your will, I'll keep you asleep like a sleeping pill. Living life like a wedge, standing between each other and greatness, you are a genius and … Continue reading Half-lit Cigarettes
There is a verse that always took my breath, one I will carry close to my heart until we part by death. I put it to use for the joy that it brings, I keep it as a reminder, life is in the little things. A new venture and the courage to try it, a … Continue reading Day 2: Quiet
I Get it! I am on my way, while you whisper of a different play, you make me nervous on purpose, while feeding me lies, I'm leaving behind me a thousand failed tries. There are some days that I've felt so lost, sought out mindless self-indulgence regardless of the cost, but I can't stay lean if I … Continue reading I’ve Loved You Since the Day I Met You
Indulge Beautifully On Your Words You've had a long day, you've listened, you've done your duties and now you want to kick back and take some time for a little thing called 'Your Self'... Yes, it's a real thing and because you are awesome you've given so much of your day to people you care … Continue reading Lesson One: You Are What You Eat
At close to 9 lbs I came kicking and screaming into the world with not one, but two sets of the chubbiest cheeks you've ever seen. One of them went away with time while the other plagued every family, school, or friend group picture I ever took. Up until a certain age that trait is … Continue reading Meet Your Trainer!