There is More to Connecting

I find the brash evasiveness of strangers to be rather alarming. In one sense I want to be able to hold out open arms but in the same stretch I want to recoil. So many people act entitled to the point where your personal boundaries and limits are always tested. Nobody wants to take the…

A Lifetime of Success vs an Eternity of Failure

“Dance, when you’re broken open.Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off.Dance in the middle of fighting.Dance in your blood.Dance when you’re perfectly free.” -The Essential Rumi, Coleman Barks I have spent my whole life trying to understand the actions of others. I have been broken to what I believed was beyond  repair. I have spend…

Authentically Connecting with the Inside

Looking up at the sky I thought it was a bird at first. Slowly descending back to Earth was a sole fluffy feather being carried by the wind. I thought how incredible it was to see such a thing from so far away. It was around the same time when I heard the quacking of…