Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift. -Mary Oliver
Today is the December solstice; Day One of a new season — and in my hemisphere tonight is the longest night. The day I allow space and time to vulnerably remember the dreams of my darkest nights.
A day I sparkly dare myself to release the weight of what-if’s and the misadventures of Before [in my past] — face forward and remind myself “I am the one I am waiting for. I am my own hero.” Continue reading