Category: faith

She reminded me of the sea; the way she came d…

She reminded me of the sea; the way she came dancing towards you, wild and beautiful, and just when she was almost close enough to touch she’d rush away again.

So you look for patterns because that’s what h…

So you look for patterns because that’s what humans do to try and make sense of things. In hope of some divine order. And you look in movies and songs and the things that you read for symbols, points and swirls that match your own. But the only real pattern there is, is the one you make when you hold up a mirror. And reflect.

…And I said to my body, softy. ‘I want to be y…

…And I said to my body, softy. ‘I want to be your friend.’ It took a long breath and replied, ‘I have been waiting my whole life for this’.

Our lives begin to end the day we become silen…

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

We were together. I forget the rest.

We were together. I forget the rest.

She let out a laugh, and then she put her hand…

She let out a laugh, and then she put her hand over her mouth, like she was angry at herself for forgetting her sadness.

She stays lost in the middle of her own world …

She stays lost in the middle of her own world somewhere. We can’t get in and she doesn’t come out.

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Some things don’t last forever, but some thing…

Some things don’t last forever, but some things do. Like a good song, or a good book, or a good memory you can take out and unfold in your darkest times, pressing down on the corners and peering in close, hoping you still recognize the person you see there.

Long ago, there was something in me, but now t…

Long ago, there was something in me, but now that thing is gone. Now that thing is gone, that thing is gone. I cannot cry. I cannot care. That thing will come back no more.