The darkness and the light

Where I also say thank you to a special unnamed friend – you provided me so much strength when I didn’t have my own.

This is me and I’m never enough…

It’s taken me forever, but I finally saw The Greatest Showman. Though I’ve heard much of the music before, there are two songs that have reverberated throughout my psyche. I think we all share some of the same themes that are portrayed in this movie. So many demons and voices hide within our darkness. The…

Friendships and Endurance

I’ve had a lot of time to think recently. A lot of time to myself. Some of that time has been incredibly therapeutic but sometimes all of that noise and all of the voices of doubt creep in on all the joy in the world. One of my favorite all time movie quotes comes from Too…

Turning towards the sun

It’s been a long, long, long time since I’ve been around here. You may have noticed. Maybe you haven’t. Maybe you just thought I dropped off the face of the earth. Maybe I did. There’s been so much change, both internally and externally, that I’ve experienced in the last — oh, 2 years or so,…

QOTD: I love the night passionately…

I love the night passionately. I love it as I love my country, or my mistress, with an instinctive, deep, and unshakeable love. I love it with all my senses: I love to see it, I love to breathe it in, I love to open my ears to its silence, I love my whole body…

QOTD: If dogs could talk…

If dogs could talk, perhaps we would find it as hard to get along with them as we do with people. — Josef Capek It’s true. I think one of the main reasons we like dogs, as they’re deep listeners and they love without judgement.

QOTD: We run…

We run, not because we think it is doing us good, but because we enjoy it and cannot help ourselves. The more restricted our society and work become, the more necessary it will be to find some outlet for this craving for freedom. No one can say, ‘You must not run faster than this, or…