What it means…

There is nothing simple about loving the girl with the guarded heart. She is not convinced by flowers and fancy dinners, nor won over by compliments and praise. In the beginning she is a slow dance, one step toward you, another step back, as she learns to trust the ways of your heart and the […]

via What It Means To Love The Girl With The Guarded Heart — Kathy Parker

This is survival…

This is survival. Sometimes it isn’t pretty. I wrote these words to my friend, Antanika, in response to the courageous and honest words she shared on her Facebook page last night. They haven’t left my mind since. Antanika is a survivor, and one of the bravest warriors I know. I can’t tell you how in awe of her […]

via This Is Survival. Sometimes It Isn’t Pretty. — Kathy Parker