I’m learning there are some things you can’t outrun. You can’t conquer what you won’t confront. Sometimes the only escape is to the secret place where only one can see my face. There I can let my hair down and … Continue reading Heaven.
So I got lost in the woods today. Really, really lost, accidentally. Ended up running 15 miles, which I didn’t intend to do. But I had a lot of thinking to do and so the extra miles and scenery served … Continue reading Single Lane.
When they say “the possibility of cancer” and you’re not sure how to answer. Do I run or do I fight? It’s the basic question when confronted with a threat — fight or flight when you’re hit with stress. My … Continue reading Prove Me.
I sat there in the car, just wailing, weeping, screaming. I sat there with her in it that night. I had no words. When words don’t console, change someone’s pain or circumstances, sometimes you have to just climb into it … Continue reading Unraveling.
The answer to anxiety is abiding and residing in me. A heart at peace comes through the voice that calms the seas, isn’t afraid or ashamed to be seen with me, can see where I have yet to be, and … Continue reading Flee
I ran out of merit and into mercy, completely undeserving, this week. And I think I finally found out what “free” means. I found out that peace doesn’t rest on me believing or striving to achieve it, but by simply … Continue reading Reservations for Two.
When you’re in love, Every move is seemingly senseless, Every breathe is effortless. I remember first love today. I leave all my defenses; They’re there on the floor. Maybe this is how love matures. Regardless, I’ll say I’m yours. The … Continue reading Let’s Talk About the Weather.
Your love is proud to be seen with me. It’s not concerned with vanity. When you speak there’s no flattery; Finally, a love with no deceit. Yeah, you wear me proudly. Your love’s not insecure, Searching for the door. You … Continue reading New Things Coming.
In light of the “Me Too” movement and my blog post there arose much compassion and concern. I didn’t anticipate such a response. There were many questions and concerns. I figured I’d answer. No, I don’t still have nightmares. I … Continue reading People Ask Questions
I’ve have to come to this place in my life,I’m full, but I’m not satisfied. I’m standing knee deep, But I’m out where I’ve never been. Further and further my heart moves away from the shore. Whatever it looks like, … Continue reading In Over My Head