Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Power of Vulnerability

I know that vulnerability is kind of the core of shame, and fear, and our struggles for worthiness. But it appears that it is also the birthplace of joy, of creativity, of belonging, and of love. Brene Brown Advertisements

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Tonight I love you in a way that you have not known in me: I am neither worn down by travels nor wrapped up in the desire for your presence. I am mastering my love for you and turning it inwards as a constituent element of myself. This happens much more often than I admit […]

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lights out, words gone

When the light is out and words have gone, let me be the one to try it on.  

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“Dr. Teleborian, the reality is that it’s none of your business whom Lisbeth Salander wants to have sex with. It’s none of your business which gender her partner is or how they conduct their sexual relations. And yet in her case you pluck out details from her life and use them as the basis for […]

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The most poignant memory I have from that night was looking down at her, and feeling like I wasn’t worthy of such a perfect person loving me like this, and even though I kept on with my nonsensical thoughts she made me come in that back-arching, oh-my-god-please-don’t-stop, repeated exhales and sighs, waves of that familiar […]

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lessons

Everything is temporary. The mind and body are inextricably linked. Perfect is imagined. Don’t lose sight of who / where you want to be. There are few better feelings than the love and enthusiasm of a child who aspires to be something like you. Things fall apart.

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