There was something extra special about the market yesterday. Companionably cold and crisp, everyone was bundled up against this new nip in the air.
This brings up the OTHER side of living our truths: making room for others to live theirs. It can mean letting go of how we want them to be. But if we love, we must allow our loved ones to be who they were born to be—even if that makes us uncomfortable…
I am still sick. I tell you this not to garner your sympathy or to whine, but because it is an elegant lesson I’m being offered. I’m being reminded that I don’t get to dictate what will be.
“Maybe you’re dying to do something different with your life. But it doesn’t seem sensible to make a big change, to do something different, does it? After all, you’re tied to your soul-crushing job… “
I thought I would honor the memory of these strong women by posting their story today on election day. Every one of us, Democrat or Republican, man or woman, need to get out and vote.