I choose big mountains to climb. It’s almost as if I can’t help it; it’s a part of me being me. But I don’t always know in advance how huge the mountain is. Often I’m just scrambling up a path towards something I’m sure is easy and small. Continue reading
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I knew I was beautiful
In my Cuernavaca dress…
my messy creative process…
I’m in the middle of the beginning, writing a song. The voices have started. Imagined criticisms, known by the serious-minded as critique. Rules I’ve forgotten to follow. Rules I’ve chosen to break, then doubted.
These voices dwell in the all-knowing smart side of my brain. Continue reading