Pandemic Gift

Weird title right? Yes, I know but I also need a moment to explain myself. We are still living through this pandemic over a year later, and that means there has been over a year of limited access to travel, going out, seeing others, and living life how you used to. That also means there … Continue reading Pandemic Gift

Whispers of the Soul

How often are we so distracted from what our heart is saying? Notice, I did not say our minds because we are already so cognitive, always questioning, second guessing, asking for validation, and finding excuses disguised as fear. I said our souls, our hearts. The gentle aspects of ourselves; the parts that speak our personal … Continue reading Whispers of the Soul

Silence Speaks

When silence screams it pierces your ears. Louder than words; more honest than words.When you sit in silence, you hear yourself louder than ever. Do you listen? Do you shy away? What do you hear?Are you able to tolerate the audience of trees, birds, or waves as you sit still?It's almost as if they are … Continue reading Silence Speaks

Say It

Talking is hard but you never know where it might lead you. Stay bottled up and you stay miserable; put a little trust in others and breathe a sigh of relief. Distraction only works for so long but those who really know you can see the truth behind any smile. In our minds the moment … Continue reading Say It

Driving in the Mountains

"Today I'm in the valley," I recently told a friend. I meant I was in the shadows, a little less bright driving along waiting until the sun peaked through again. The birds were still chirping, the wind was still blowing, and the sun never went away but from my perspective the sounds were lost, nature … Continue reading Driving in the Mountains

I Miss You

I miss the comfort; the ease; the love. I miss feeling like we were never strangers. I miss the silence that┬ánever mattered. I miss the hours that felt like seconds. I miss the honesty in my voice without hesitation. I miss the smiles that stretched out for miles. I miss not caring what anyone else … Continue reading I Miss You