Tag Archives: vulnerability

Is it safe?

How honest shall I be?
Should I admit how sad and lonely I can be?
Or is the persona of contentment better?
It has become a struggle to decipher
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Growing in Love

You grasp the essence of who I am,
unveiling all my layers,
comprehending the subtleties –
the contrasting pieces of my being.

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The Risk is Worth It

Why would we ever love, when every great love suffers great loss?

When we say I do, we’re saying I do through life’s toughest challenges

A promise given on a cheerful and celebratory day,

includes one of us likely holding the hand of the other through disease and death,

through chemo and endless doctor appointments,

memory loss or loss of bodily function,

moments of uncertainty and moments of certain despair. Continue reading The Risk is Worth It