To Know I’m Not Alone

I sat down next to a woman I truly admire. She’s courageous. Strong. Assertive. Kind. Affectionate. Capable. Clear. Decisive. Fierce. She’s the kind of woman I would dearly love to be when I grow up. I was in pain. I explained to her what the cause had been. Why I was in pain. She gave…

Love Yourself First – Seriously

“Even in the loneliest moments I have been there for myself.” ― Sanober Khan I have been struggling with finding the balance between my wants and my needs. That especially has been a challenge as it relates to my relationships. What are things I want…but could live without? In other words…what are the negotiables? What are the things…

The Masks We Wear…

  “No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.” ― Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter “We all wear masks, and the time comes when we cannot remove them without removing some of our own skin.”…