The Magic in Me

“I want to be that person”, I’d say. For years, that was a dream. Restricted by routine, expectation, normality. That was just not me, rather a dream of who I couldn’t be.   Without the right opportunities, they seemed such distant dreams. “I can’t travel alone,” I would say. Excuse after excuse. Until I realized: life…

Then I Dreamed. Now I Live.

Then, I wished for a husband. Now, I wish for independence, with or without a partner. Then, I dreamed of a white-picket fence. Now, I dream of living behind the white picket fences of the world. Then, I longed for new and exciting experiences. Now, I live new and exciting experiences. Then, I was making…