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So this is what it feels like to fall. To leap from a cliff not knowing how deep the water will be. This is what it feels like to drop.
I did not want this. I was happy touting faith and letting go as the only sane approaches to living in this world; I did not desire reasons to use them myself. And now, it seems, I have no choice. There is no going back this time. The rubber has officially met the road.
And though I say I did not want this, at some level I was willing to…Continue
This body you see is not me. I live without and within. I am bigger than these breasts, these toes, these eyes. And I am not broken.
When I am able to just be, I shine with effortless ease. When I am in fear, I shut down, stutter and retreat. I become like a roller coaster: up and then down, up and then down. But I am not broken.
These things I say are not me. They are a snapshot of this place and time. I am larger than these words, these shrugs and these…Continue
Added by Danielle Boonstra on February 1, 2012 at 12:27pm — No Comments
I asked Fear and Fear said no, so I asked Love instead. And it’s not that Love always says yes, but that Fear always says no. So I won’t ask Fear anymore.
I’m breaking through to the other side. I’m opening up to a new way of thinking, of being. No longer will I be held back by that which wants to hide me. Instead I choose my light, my power, my truth.
And there’s no big ceremony for this. There’s no red carpet, no trophy, no prize. This is merely a decision I make. And…Continue