We saw her as a typical waiter going through the protocols of a new table with unfamiliar faces. I noticed she had a warm smile.
She told us the specials and then I asked completely off subject, “Are the Oscars your thing?”
A spell was broken. She really looked at me and said, “They are, very much so.”
Could’ve been my emotions running amok, but my heart choked and oozed all over the place.
My eyes welled and held back tears with so much pressure.
I knew it, before she said anything.
Suddenly we were sisters.
“Me too,” I struggled to say.
“Did you watch all the movies?” She asked.
Continue reading “peripherally”
February new moon helps us clear the baggage of our lives and evaluate the turn of events and decisions that have unfolded in the last six months.
February’s Full Moon will pave the way for the energies of the upcoming Eclipse cycle which begins next month in March.
Here are my new moon offerings:
I let go of old voices.
I let go of age.
I let go of the plan.
I cultivate micro-celebrations.
I cultivate playfulness.
I cultivate abundance inside my heart.
FADE IN: inside a Lyft car.
She: I’ve never heard of Downey.
He: It’s South-West from there.
She: Uh-huh. How long have you been there?
He: We moved 17 years ago.
She: Oh, you bought a house.
He: No we rent.
Continue reading “stick to the weather”
When you have an intention, no matter how much fear and chaos comes up, just stay with it. That chaos is just an old story trying to save its life, but eventually—with patience, that chaos will start to support a new story as you expand into what you actually are.
– Kyle Cease