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Tag Archives: comparison

I tried

I tried to give you kindness. I tried to forgive you. I tried to move on. I tried to think about all the good you’ve done.   But you kept … Continue reading

July 16, 2017 · 3 Comments

Health is not a number

Health is not (only): The digits on the scale The size of your pants Your mile run time The number of crunches/push-ups/pull-ups you can do The amount of “superfoods” you … Continue reading

June 23, 2017 · 4 Comments

Tethered

Left, right, flat, extend Open, close, straight, bend   So many positions Too many directions   Leg out, arm in Reverse, and again   Howling wind Chattering mind   Utter … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

10 Lessons Yoga has Taught Me So Far

I’ve recently started to do yoga on a regular basis.  It started with wanting to feel more calm, aware, and present, as well as to challenge myself with something new, but … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · 13 Comments

Wants

When I was 5, I wanted the biggest, fluffiest stuffed animals. 🐻 When I was 10, I wanted nail polish in every color of the rainbow. 💅 When I was 15, I wanted … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 6 Comments

The more, the better…?

Society has led many of us to believe that the more we have, the happier we will become.  When we finally make that purchase for a new TV, a new … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · 21 Comments

Second place

I’ve always been the backup dancer the understudy the backing singer the silver medalist the substitute teacher the vice president the assistant manager the movie extra the follower always in … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 14 Comments

Those who write sad poems…

Daily Prompt: Original Sometimes those who always smile, suppress their darkest feelings inside. Sometimes those who laugh to the world, cry themselves to sleep every night. Sometimes those who joke around constantly, feel … Continue reading

October 12, 2016 · 13 Comments

Why does it matter

Discover Challenge: Outer Layers Why does it matter what people think about you if they don’t know you?   Why does it matter what speed you are traveling if they … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · 4 Comments

3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 3

“They laugh at me because I’m different; I laugh at them because they’re all the same.” – Kurt Cobain Sometimes, we want so badly to fit into society and to … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 2 Comments