Much has been said of the divisiveness permeating our Country today. Yes, it is there and it is unsettling. But there is something else I am noticing in the past few weeks: a desire for connection.
I am meeting more eyes as I walk through town. I want to smile at you and I feel like you want to smile at me too. We want to connect, even just for a moment. I feel this pull to share what is best in me … love.
I believe love reigns supreme. This belief is not born of religion or politics. No one told me so, no one taught me so, it is simply my truth. It doesn’t come with rules or exclusions, love is love. And when I move from a place of love I see it all around.
This does not blind me to hate. I see that too. Mostly when people try to control how other people love or decree who is entitled to love. This behavior wounds me, all of us. But instead of diminishing the love – it emboldens it. I see that all around; love standing strong. Do you see it too? Read more