She stands boldly on the corner between assurance and conviction. Standing with her back to her past, she’s anything but comfortable there. She picks up the tattered pieces all held together by fibers she once clung to. She disentangles the thread and lets the pieces fly.
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So I breathe this salted air with no conviction between fate and myself. But I decide to have confidence in the uncertainty. There is a beauty of not knowing what lies on the other side of that ocean. And using my heart as a compass, I know I’ll get there someday. Single strides will get me there.
Halfway through heartbreak, you still recognize street corners and grocery store aisles. But you don’t avoid them like you use to. Halfway through heartbreak, you still feel a pang in your heart when you think you see them somewhere. But you no longer look for them in a crowd.
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Originally posted on The Fickle Heartbeat:
A beautiful feature post by Single Strides. ” I want to know that if I were to love you, I’d see it in your eyes before I heard it in your voice. I want to know that if I were to need you, you’d be running through the door before…
Welcome to my 10 day detox. Why only eat powder, select fruits/veggies, amino acid pills and cherry syrup for 10 days? First, I wanted to see if I had the self control to do it… Since I normally eat 4+ pieces of chocolate from the candy jar at work a day.
So, I’m happy because I let myself be happy. And it’s the most gratifying way to live. My 100 happy days taught me how to take advantage of life. It reminded me of what type of person I am. And if you haven’t given it a go yet, get right on that.