Fighting for a Dream

“It was a long time ago. I have almost forgotten my dream. But it was there then, In front of me, Bright like a sun— My dream. And then the wall rose, Rose slowly, Slowly, Between me and my dream. Rose until it touched the sky— The wall. Shadow. I am black. I lie down…

darkness to light

Darkness in Light

happy is the one who faces his wickedness who dives deep down knowing he cannot find his way to the light without greeting the darkness as well. happy is the one who grows like a tree planted in black fertile soil drinking in sustenance from the decayed remains of broken fallen leaves only to bloom…

vulnerability

What Truth Sounds Like

Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren’t always comfortable, but they’re never a weakness. ~Brené Brown (c) 2013 candi dugas, llc. Image: Haruo Obana from fineartamerica.com.