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Angels of Mercy
Most people don’t know there are angels whose only job is to make sure you don’t get too comfortable & fall asleep & miss your life.
Trying to pass themselves off as monsters, but the smile in their eyes keeps giving it away.
I've always liked the time before dawn because there's no one around to remind me who I'm supposed to be, so it's easier to remember who I am
She said she usually cried at least once each day not because she was sad, but because the world was so beautiful & life was so short.
Don't take your family for granted, because people who love you even after they know you don't come along every day.
When I die, she said, I'm coming back as a tree with deep roots & I'll wave my leaves at the children every morning on their way to school & whisper tree songs at night in their dreams. Trees with deep roots know about the things children need.
I don’t know how to find the world that lives in my dreams, but in all of them you are there so I think that is the place to start.
Falling Into Place
deciding everything is falling into place perfectly as long as you don't get too picky about what you mean by place. Or perfectly.
There are invisible lines connecting everything together, and I am particularly fond of the one that connects me to you.
You're the strangest person I ever met, she said & I said you too & we decided we'd know each other a long time.
The light inside of one person is enough to change the world, so imagine what we can do with two.
I carry you with me into the world, into the smell of rain & the words that dance between people & for me, it will always be this way, walking in the light, remembering being alive together
I sometimes wake in the early morning & listen to the soft breathing of my children & I think to myself, this is one thing I will never regret & I carry that quiet with me all day long.
I read once that the ancient Egyptians had fifty words for sand & the Inuit had a hundred words for snow. I wish I had a thousand words for love, but all that comes to mind is the way you move against me while you sleep & there are no words for that.
One of Us
Someday, the light will shine like a sun through my skin & they will say, What have you done with your life? & though there are many moments I think I will remember, in the end, I will be proud to say, I was one of us.
Real Hero (masc)
Anyone can slay a dragon, he told me, but try waking up every morning & loving the world all over again. That’s what takes a real hero.
There are things you do because they feel right & they may make no sense & they may make no money & it may be the real reason we are here: to love each other & to eat each other’s cooking & say it was good.
For everything you've done and everything you are, thank you. You are the light that shines.
Such Small Things
For a long time there were only your footprints & laughter in our dreams & even from such small things, we knew we could not wait to love you forever.
The best teachers are the ones who show you how to use your heart.