Tuesday, October 13, 2009

My Friends, My Everyday Heroes

I've been absent from Blogland for weeks now. I've missed you, Family. Yes, I've been busy - sick kids, a fabulous vacation, a school carnival and more sick kids. I've also been a little depressed. Silly stuff mostly, old stuff, stuff that gets in my way and should have been handled and properly grieved about forever ago. Whatever.

Boy did I choose a big day to come home to Blogland! I'm sure that I've missed tons of stuff, and it will take me a year of Sundays to catch up. But I did want to take a moment to highlight a few beautiful women doing beautiful things with their beautiful souls and energies.

And I guess it's time to reveal the source of my quirky wisdom. The Persistence of Yellow by Monique Duval. You've seen me and Dawn and Amy quote it. It's fabulous. Everyone of you, Sweet Friends, needs this book. I wish I could send one to all of you.

Camlin - Once upon a time, a girl prayed for true love. Her prayer was answered. She learned to love herself.

Rocket - As she was singing her own special rendition of 'I Did It My Way,' an angel appeared to her and threw finely chopped colored paper about her head in celebration.

Amy - Once upon a time, she decided to follow her heart. She flung off her pinstriped suit and gave birth to herself. A new self. Her true self.

I love you guys! You're inspiring.


  1. *sigh* I love happy endings......

  2. How sweet and very inspiring. I would have to agree that these women are very inspiring. :)

  3. Can I say it enough? I mean really... is there a point where enough is enough?? For some things yes, but for you... NEVER....

    I love you pretty girl

  4. Every time I visit your page, I end up with tears in my eyes.

    This is a good thing.Your support and friendship means the world to me.

    I must find that book!

  5. effing A.M.A.Z.I.N.G.!.!.!.!.

    is it glittery paper?, cause that is the only thing that would make this better. to know the sun would make it shiny as it fell...

    love you more than you know.. :) super hugs!breath taking hugs
    i love the two featured along with me in this post.

  6. hope you have gotten your share of the pillow ;P tell Margo I said not to hog it all the time ok?

  7. Welcome back! I've missed your posts. Take your time catching up ... we're not going anywhere!