Carl Sandburg, “Offering and Rebuff”
Langston Hughes, “April Rain Song”
When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs and habits - anything that kept me small. My judgement called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.
When contempating a $15.00 purchase
- 10-year-old me: Wow idk that's a lot of money
- 15-year-old me: Kickass, that's so cheap
- 20-year-old me: Wow idk that's a lot of money
"I’m proud of how much he’s growing, and I’m just doing my best to explain it all. Recently we’ve been learning that people don’t always do what they say they’re going to do."
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