I’m sorry that it has to be like this. That I am a woman with wandering feet and a heart too full to stay in one place. I’m sorry that I cannot be one you need right now, and that even though I love you, I must chase my dreams first.
Whether you follow your heart or your mind, there is one thing they both have in common — they can both cause you pain.
This will make you feel things.
There must be something about where you are that just isn’t satisfying you. Otherwise, you wouldn’t feel the need to leave.
Whenever I catch myself falling into the hole of comparison, I go back to my ongoing list of lessons learned during my journey of life.
This is a really good mom.
I’m ready to be in a place where you have not yet haunted every road, every room, every corner with the turn of your smile.
It’s your fingertips tangled with mine, your arms wrapped around me making me feel like home. It’s sparks in your eyes and fireworks in mine. It’s our feet moving to the beat and our hearts skipping beats.
I know there is so much earth left to discover, so much soft sand or hard ground for my feet to feel. So many people I have left to meet, so many lips to kiss, so many stories to write.
I left the country I was born in, leaving most of my family behind and at the age of 12, I had already moved six times and had lived in five different countries.