This piece is about what I have learned over the past year. It is brutally honest. This is my first real understanding of dying to self. As I have painfully continued to deny (or die to) myself, I have grown in self-love and joy and peace and fullness. Growth hurts.
The sun loved you so much when you were young That it peppered you with kisses Not in any order or with any pattern Just in a way that said, “I love you.” Now your freckles have faded And your pale complexion only burns from its rays It’s not
Whether you are religious or not, there’s this remarkable miracle in the Bible known as the “Feeding of the 5,000”.
Let’s go to the movies I’ll buy us tickets for two. Yes, this is a date, and yes, I’m asking you.
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