crumbs are for the birds…and you love, deserve so much more
A girl and her bird
Once upon a time, in her darkened little world A hummingbird swooped down and asked, “what’s wrong little girl?”
A sigh so heavy lifted from her chest Grinning at his twirling wings he settled in the nest
A hush washed over her as she felt him say Everyday I visit here and you never go astray
She was a loyal friend to most everyone she knew She felt an old betrayal find its way out of the blue
I watch from high above peaceful and distracted I wondered what caused your heart to be fractured
A warm smile and a gentle shrug with her shoulder He is her brightest light these days as she gets older
She knows he is here to whisper sweet praise Up and away her glances turn into a gaze
This too shall pass little one wait and you will see Keep doing the next right thing and you’ll be completely free
Little movements will create great victories String them together to tell your new stories
Looking down at her hands lying open on her knees She feels the air stir and the coolness of a breeze
What he says she knows in her heart Each day is an opportunity for a fresh start
Author: Tammy Kay
Somewhere along blurred lines, my self worth was solely dependent upon everyone else's opinions besides mine. Past life would keep dictating this way of “living” for a very long time. Like a brick pathway, my belief system was cemented in and it established a flawed premise of which I had learned to stick with and live by. I have since come to understand that a belief is just a thought I continue to have.
So brick by brick, I’ve begun the demolition and reconstruction during this process of becoming the most authentic version of me. For a lifetime this far, I have accepted the unacceptable, tolerated the intolerable and have remained in places far beyond their expiration date. After all, I had to stay with all my broken pieces. Now, I have been stifled for far too long. Freedom has bestowed upon me the use of my voice at last. Won't you join me on a new roller coaster of life as I navigate my way through this next part of my journey?
I promise to share my experience, strength and hope from my heart with depth and truth. I guarantee I will write about difficult things, struggles and even pain, yet in the darkness a little light glows. Through inspiration, a glimmer will shine because I want to leave you a little better than when you first found me.
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