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December 13, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

I am not a person who wears brown

I am not a person who wears brown

Reverb Day 13  What are you going to shake off with fierceness before you enter the new year?  Hmmm. There are several things I should, but only one I’m ready for.   I am not a person who wears brown. My hair is not your golden color. I stumble in heels and my skirts are […]

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December 11, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Reload

Reload

Reverb Day 11 What stories touched you this year? Which stories of your own are you glad you shared?   I  don’t have much to say on this because I don’t have it in me to go off on another rant right now.   I’ll leave you with this link  http://everytown.org and this (not from this […]

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December 10, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /  

Your mother wears combat boots

Your mother wears combat boots

Reverb Day 10 What radical act of love or non-conformity did you embrace this year?  How did performing this alchemy affect your ancestors and what is the gold waiting to be shared with future relations? I don’t really have much of an answer for this. I can think that perhaps this year I became more […]

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December 9, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

A wild yet subtle concoction

A wild yet subtle concoction

Reverb 15 Day 9 what if you had to give someone a recipe for how to make a YOU?   1 Abounding love for a certain Bean 5 cups cats A library Loyalty Compassion A mother lion’s strength A survivor’s sorrow and joy A snow globe holding my childhood Love A dash of magic a soupçon […]

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December 8, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Prepared for Serendipity

Prepared for Serendipity

Reverb Day 8: Alchemy and Serendipity The answer for serendipity is easy. It happened a little more than a year ago, but it has made my life immeasurably better–finding a good friend again. Another friend happened to post an instagram pic of getting her hair done and who was doing her hair but one of […]

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December 7, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Sentence first- verdict afterwards

Sentence first- verdict afterwards

Reverb Day 7 I am in such a holding pattern, I don’t know what I am the verdict of. Still here. Still trying to move forward but not lose touch with with the love, hearings and endings I’ve found from moving back home. It is a good place in many ways and I’ve crossed over […]

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December 6, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Unweaving

Unweaving

Reverb Day 6 Looking at the thoughts and patterns that may be holding you back from living the life you want, trace back through the generations of your family and see if your beliefs originated generations ago. In 2016, how can you bring healing to these patterns of thought that are holding you back? There […]

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December 5, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Behind Blue Eyes

Behind Blue Eyes

Reverb Day 5 Supposed to show a picture of myself on this one. I hate having my picture taken. I have a round head, an overbite and not much of a chin. I’m seeing wrinkles and I pick at my cuticles. I have finally outgrown the scare cut of a year ago August, thanks to […]

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December 4, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

A Hollow Show

A Hollow Show

Reverb Day 4 There are ways to feel better when I’m just keeping my head above water. Unfortunately those are the hardest things to do when you find yourself in the middle of the ocean.   Living in a house you might need to show at any time is very tiring. Having people you don’t […]

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December 3, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Lonesome, talking to the moon

Lonesome, talking to the moon

Reverb Day 3 I haven’t spend much time outside at night. Not this summer, with all the rain, not recently in the fall. I used to do this every weekend at least for a bit. What changed? Some friends moved away. I liked to sit on our patio with them and drink wine and smoke […]

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December 2, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   ,

Stuff Happens

Stuff Happens

Reverb Day 2 I’m a little behind, that is no surprise. So much stuff going on. Trying to maintain a semblance of a real life while selling a house is not the easiest thing to do. We’ve purged and changed  and rearranged. We clean every single day.  But it is so important that Bean have […]

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December 1, 2015   /   by Jyllian M   /   , ,

Lists like prayers

Lists like prayers

Reverb Day 1 Oh I never managed to do August moon. I wanted to, but there were some crazy things going on then. Serious jaw pain–like I hadn’t ever experienced before that made me miss work and actually cry for days. And I couldn’t take Ibuprophen at night because of another medication I was taking. […]

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