I will not die an unlived life. I will not live in fear of falling or catching fire. I choose to inhabit my days, to allow my living to open me, to make me less afraid, more accessible, to loosen my heart until it becomes a wing, a torch, a promise. I choose to risk my significance; to live so that which comes to me as seed goes to the next as blossom and that which comes to me as blossom, goes on as fruit.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
I truly am convinced that the more we live as if we have choices, the more choices we actually do end up having. I don't think anyone can put the following pledge into practice one hundred percent but I do think we can make a substantial beginning: