Today Today I stand before the world With my heart and soul bare No longer will I hide Due to timidity and fear I have reached within myself To find the courage and the strength To reach past the vulnerabilities That have kept me locked within my solitary cage I stand before you now Naked
Oh! What a lofty goal to sit and watch the clouds float by. Taught to always hurry, to go and to do, use your time wisely and you’ll be someone too! But I have no desire to be measured by man, to count my possessions or be judged by professions. Thus, I come to Nature
Don’t allow the currents of the world to catch you within its grasp. Fight against the flow of busy-ness and take some time to sit along the banks of the stream where you can sit back and watch it all float by, where you can see and appreciate it all for what it is, and
The forest sings A thousand songs Filled with wisdom Collected over centuries And I, A solitary human With my finite Heart Doing all I can To hear Their whispers.
The human heart is so complex and perhaps that is where our challenges lie. We search the world and look towards others for the secrets of life, which we never manage to find. Perhaps the answers can never be found in us. Instead, perhaps the secrets of life can instead be found on the wings
To truly write, you must agree to write all the things that you would never dare to write. I must admit that even here I hide. I have spent my adult life dancing between wanting to share my heart with the world and desperately needing to hide the most vulnerable, soft, hidden parts of my