There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
I think we all have empathy. We may not have enough courage to display it.
Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: ‘I’m with you kid. Let’s go.’
If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.
I believe that each of us comes from the Creator trailing wisps of glory.
The truth is, no one of us can be free until everybody is free.
When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.
This bed yawnsbeneath the weightof our absent selves.
We, unaccustomed to courageexiles from delightlive coiled in shells of lonelinessuntil love leaves its high holy templeand comes into our sightto liberate us into life.Love arrivesand in its train come ecstasiesold memories of pleasureancient histories...
I am a WomanPhenomenally.Phenomenal Woman,that’s me.
I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.
The more you know of your history, the more liberated you are.
Poetry puts starch in your backbone so you can stand, so you can compose your life.