|On the road to Delicious-ness|
2006 was a decidedly Delicious Year.
It was the year I stopped looking over my shoulder waiting for someone or something to kick me.
It was the year I refused to keep crying for someone & something & somewhere that I didn't want anymore.
It was the year, I started looking at me and loved what I saw staring back at me.
|Branching to the sky|
I picked up my camera again for the first time since I had left Samoa 3 years earlier. The process of capturing moments healed the hurts and filled in the pot holes in my being. (There were so many words I couldn't say out loud.)
I was scared of the words becoming the frame of my life. I was afraid of the words making a reality I didn't want to know. I was absolutely terrified that the words trapped inside of me would shred me open and leave me bleeding on the floor.
The damage I had done (and that had been done to me) needed time & attention to transform into the Delicious-ness that is me now.
(It was and remains a good hard satisfying work.)
But its not enough now.
Reflecting back on where I've been grants to me a gratitude for where I am today. I thank God that I've lived & loved & traveled the road I have.
With Love & Delicious Reflections ~