heart, life, love

edges

“Listen,” she said. I am in love with you. To this day, you linger on the edges of my mind, clouding my lens. It’s that simple. You’re my first thought in the morning, my last dream at night. Any time, anywhere. It’s all you.”    

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memoir

heart beats

Darling, Never forget You were hardened from the sparks of your ancestors Polished by their grit and glory A diamond in the dirt And when others doubt your value Be still Place a hand over your soft heart And listen Let their voices drum a reminder.   “‘You are enough’, ‘you are enough’, ‘you are enough’.” […]

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Quote

As if gravity let go of earth

I fell

lost in a spinning world

to find you

The compass that pointed me home.

~ Lost and Found