The Heart Shouts “No!”

There’s this voice in my head, probably from the 1950s, who tells me that when you are Moving Forward and Making Progress, you don’t have time to think about emotions. It’s this guy’s fault that I keep going in the wrong direction. On the dark and rocky roads of life, your gut feelings are often […]

On Choosing A Path (to Happily Ever After)

It’s already chosen. That’s the tantalizing point I’m driving at. You chose it. You just didn’t realize it. If you look around you, you will see the evidence. You have been choosing your life all along. Scattered over your desk, filling your book shelves, stuffed in your drawers, sleeping in the other room. That’s your […]

I’m Afraid of You

“You don’t want to be like me, ‘Cause I know the world is afraid of me.” –Twiztid Those were the words that got me through high school, when I was pouring everything into being Normal, Smart, Pretty, Safe – everything that is supposed to define a girl. I was completely unsuccessful, because my soul was […]