"Other people will call me a rebel, but I just feel like I'm living my life and doing what I want to do. Sometimes people call that rebellion, especially when you're a woman." -- Joan Jett, rock guitarist and singer-songwriter
I want to think again of dangerous and noble things. I want to be light and frolicsome. I want to be improbable beautiful and afraid of nothing, as though I had wings. (from Starlings in Winter - a poem by Mary Oliver)
You cannot convince people to love you. This is an absolute rule. No one will ever give you love because you want him or her to give. Real love moves freely in both directions. Don't waste your time on anything else.
Every child deserves a champion - an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be. -Rita Pierson (even children who have grown up.
9 Mid-Week Reminders (because im addicted) The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw, and build and play and dance and live only as you can. (Well said)