Well, I know I have arrived
And it's hard just to survive
But I'll stay alive
...And it is all right.
Forgiveness is not a magic wand that you wave and make the hard feelings go away. It’s a process, and some days it comes and goes.
"Without beauty, there's no call to higher being." -Jordan Peterson
For far too long in my life, my SELF has felt suppressed, minimized, belittled, ignored, unacknowledged, unloved, unseen.
I love the sound of the rain.
I love my feet in the sand.
I love my arms wrapped around a great redwood tree.
"I very proudly entered the forestry school as an 18-year-old and telling them that the reason that I wanted to study botany was because I wanted to know why asters and goldenrod looked so beautiful together."
She was gone far too soon.
But her fire will not go out.
I don’t consider myself a “healer”... but I do know that I’ve been healed in some powerful ways by making music.
On the path,
I have many doubts —
but if I keep my focus,
I know they won’t last.