Author - rachelyvonne

We are the free! by Kristen Ungerecht


You have to fight for it.

You have to wake up in the morning, get out of bed and say, “I’m not going to let this bind me.” It’s a decision – one made deep inside of your spirit – to let go of fear, of addictions, of all that tries to weigh you down inside. It’s the fight against your own flesh, the lies you whisper to yourself at night and walk inside of during the day. It’s the fight against the half-truths and graceless enforcements that come from a lack of understanding and love. It’s the fight against the moments that build up and wrap around you like quicksand, waiting for you to sink inside of them and find yourself stuck.

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A Glimpse of Heaven – romantic short story

“I’ve had a glimpse of heaven
I’ve tasted of the pleasures that only true love can bring…”

A Glimpse of Heaven-image

He looked at me, and for a split second it seemed as though heaven had come crashing down and visited me.
Like a distant dream that I had as a girl, my Prince Charming was standing right in front of me.
Perfect in his imperfection, he loves me just as I am.

Coffee at Costa’s, walks in Covent Garden, dinner at Ed’s Diner, chai’s in Camden.
A dream come true.
He doesn’t ask me to change,
He calls me strong, he calls me brave.
“I don’t just love your body, I love your mind.” He whispered into my ear, as he bent down to hug me.

to be continued…