The first 200 yards or so…

One day you are going to look back and wonder how you made it—then you will smile simply because you did. I was sixteen when I let go of the delusion that I could not swim without a pool bottom or sea floor in toes’ reach. Although it is quite humorous looking back on the…

Craving rocky road…

“Where did we go wrong?…” I ask me, myself, I and all the other muses dancing about my spirit the latter often—well I did, once…okay many times, but no matter I do not inquire anymore, because we all are here now, having this multi-sided conversation with you. We made it here. So, whether we went…

Emerging from the depths of fear . . .

My biggest fear once was the fear of drowning? or was it learning to swim unaided… eh, no matter—now I only fear neglecting to live. Swimming was always in the hand I was dealt, but never really a part of my game plan. I spent many summers of my youth at the beach. Oftentimes my…

Love Yourself Enough to Fear Nothing | #TeaspirationThursday

There is nothing more precious than self-trust. —Many days you will face fears, but in those times know that fear never derives from the fact that you cannot or will not. Fear derives only from the place of you have yet to. Both Frank and I once shared common “fears”…the fears of pausing to catch our…

Distance: a friend or foe?!

Hey cravers! I hope all is well and that you all are shining your shade of purple out into the universe! As promised I would take you back to the beginning of me, all my quirks, why I like who I like,love the way I love,and both the passionate and guarded heart and spirit that…

Putting it into practice:The Journey

What’s happening Queen’s?! The post before last I said details to follow in the next post and I did not do that because a more pressing matter hit home and I had to speak on it. But, I am focused now and speaking of journey I cannot believe it has almost been a year since…

Contagious Hands Have A Purpose!!!

Heyy my purple cravers! I hope that you are still craving these three shades of purple and are shining your own shade! I have not had time to say thank you to my/our readers and for that I apologize! THANK YOU ALL!!! This year so far is, one going by fast already and two has…

#Goals

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.” ― Gautama Buddha

Purple Nature

We are a species of greatness Who birth the next generations We nurture without hesitation bcecause it’s 2nd nature We must guide their education Provide a craving for that purple sensation I am untitled But does that leave me rhythmless with no lines A blank page, no rhymes I am untitled But does that define the…

Outcast 101 | How to survive in a world of conformity

First, you must be completely able to see yourself for who you are as a living; thus breathing, and necessary being. Then you must be confident enough to exist and live as the person you have come to realize.