To be loved

To be seen... Beyond the facade. To have the essence of who we are, known to those we trust and hold dear. To be heard... Not only when we cry out, but also when we speak gently of the troubles in our heart.To be loved... For more than how we make others feel, but to [...]

Torturous love

And so it and torture have always been stablemates.Sometimes, without warning, someone enters your life and challenges every assumption that you ever made about what's possible.What you thought you deserved was limited to what you were capable of achieving up to that point, and maybe just a quiet desire to acquire some peace beyond [...]

Respond with poetry

Responding in kind to the trials of life only gives those trials more power.Instead, be the eternal romantic.Look for the starry sky in the darkness, or the glow of the sunshine behind those grey clouds.Romance is not about sharing a moment with another.Romance is about embracing a moment for yourself despite the ugly around you.Be [...]