Sharing a post from a blogger I have really been inspired by. Happy Valentine’s Day…May you be inspired by the kind of love that makes you feel whole!
For almost a decade now, I’ve slept with my body curled tight against my husband’s. I’ve woken to his heartbeat, and shared in his dreams.
We have every reason to celebrate, but still: I have some very mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day.
I don’t know why, but this year I’ve felt painfully aware of how the holiday pressures people into making commitments they’re not ready to make… They say words that don’t feel right yet. They buy rings they can’t afford, and make promises they’re not sure they want to keep. They make love that isn’t love at all … And that makes me sad.
If you’re reading this today and you’re feeling like a flower forced into bloom, I hope you’ll hear these words and take a little courage …
Five Things We Already Know, But Keep Forgetting:
1) You don’t have to spend this evening with anybody…
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