grrrl meets world

living the liminal


What he/she said:

in the bleak midwinter

what she said:

“Marilla, isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?” “I’ll warrant you’ll make plenty in it,” said Marilla. “I never saw your beat for making mistakes, Anne.” “Yes, and well I… Continue Reading →

my new favourite xmas song

Amber called her uncle Said, “We’re up here for the holiday Jane and I were having solstice Now we need a place to stay” And her Christ-loving uncle Watched his wife hang Mary on a tree He watched his son… Continue Reading →

the practice of authenticity

Yesterday I was asked to speak on a panel at the Unitarian Centre on the topic of authenticity and community. It’s one of those topics that I love reading and thinking about, but it’s one that is daunting to be… Continue Reading →

Owning it

“I now see how owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.”  Brené Brown Easier said than done, Dr. Brown. But I hear you. My story hasn’t been the most uplifting… Continue Reading →

Year 37

A Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore– And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar… Continue Reading →

“A poem for someone I miss”

Her head and her heart were constantly at war. Her connections to others were the casualties. Her own words were bullets. Her happiness was. -Anonymous [link]

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