Have you ever had your heart beat outside your chest because you could not stand to be apart from someone you liked so much that every time you left you immediately wished you hadn’t and were standing next to that person again and each day from one meeting to the next was like an eternal purgatory and the only key to escape is the smile of that face that just will not leave your memory alone for one minute so instead of doing anything about it you just wrote and wrote and wrote and wished and hoped and looked forward to the next time those eyes looked into you and picked out the essence of who you really wish you were on the inside and outside but every time you look in the mirror there is a stranger looking back at you and you know there is nothing less attractive than who you are right now but maybe it doesn’t matter and somehow who you are will be enough but let’s face it that just is not as true as we wish it was even though there is obviously nothing less than perfect about that someone who makes your heart beat outside your chest…

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This blog is updated by a guy who’s overweight, silly, Liberal, spiritual rather than religious, infatuated with beauty and grace, musically blessed, and always changing.

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