Happiness is acceptance

We all know that person, or--if you're lucky--those many people who make you breathe a little easier. Who, when you're with them, you can feel your shoulders relax a little because it's alright. We know what it's like to be with those people who let you know that it's fully okay to be fully you, who … Continue reading Happiness is acceptance

April love: We smile. We fight.

Now we know what the beauty narrative doesn't: that at the end of the day, it doesn't matter if you put on makeup and a red dress or if you slapped on a hat and ripped-up jeans over unwashed hair and unshaved legs. Neither make you more or less of a woman. Neither change who you are inside.

spark of hope

every now and then and you’ll find yourself in the dark whether it’s a flicker or a long-term night and you’ll wonder how moments ago you tended the sea’s beacon and today you’re fumbling for a switch and you’ll think that you ought to try to keep lighting the sea even when your fuel is … Continue reading spark of hope