I would much rather be me now,
married with two children,
then that 20 something year old who felt the world so hard and so deep.
I rarely miss being young and unencumbered.
But I do miss the wild passion and the endless thoughts that swarmed my
I wrote two short quotes, way back then, that have stuck with me,
have stayed with me and are still me.
~ Be open to unthinkable wonders
~ The Spirit runs silently on
Although these have meant different things to me over the last 20 something years
they have continue to inspire me and make know that I am okay,
that I have a lot that is worthy inside of me and that celebrating that
is what makes me a better Human, better Mom, Friend, Wife, Alien (in case I ever get to travel out there in that magic).....
Somedays we just need to celebrate parts of ourselves,
mostly because we don't want to