Silences are heavy – they convey much more than you could ever say.
When you give too much,and don’t leave space to receive, you’re not being loving to the one person who should matter the most to you- YOURSELF!
I know a Woman, who is just like you.
When you realize that any outward work is useless, unless it also leads to inner work. And outward kindness and compassion starts with first being that way towards yourself.
I’ve always loved finding the meaning of new words. Some Japanese words, like this one, are so deep and meaningful. One word. SO much meaning. Kintsugi is a word that inspired this piece of poetry. It is about brokenness and how it doesn’t have to mean the end of anything. I hope you like reading it.
Be the love you would want for yourself.
It’s the mindset you choose to be in, while you wait, that makes all the difference to the quality of your life during that period of waiting.
Should I give in to how I feel,
Or quit while I’m ahead?
“I feel you struggling from afar,
Trying to push what you know is good for you.”
When I was sitting in quarantine and needed to write, I dug into some sweet memories and found that inspiration wasn’t be far behind. Here’s a little poem about the feeling of the initial rushes and fears of falling in love.