Posts tagged 'valentine'

Happy Valentines Day

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Sending an outpouring of love to you. Embracing all that is real in your heart: your real love stories, all you yearn for, miss, crush on, kiss, embrace, dream of, write to, sing of (loudly and softly), brokenness, mountain toppings, shadow and light, seen, unseen, and in between. I send love to it all. XOXO

Happy Valentines Day

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

L♥VE yourself. Go ahead. Open all the doors, even though it’s winter. Even though the wind howls outside. There exists this inner hunger. A greater groan. A need for self-care, replenishment, self-love. This is not selfish. Who eats a meal and calls it egotistical? Who is termed self-indulgent for sleeping at night? Go ahead and […]

magnify it

Monday, October 6th, 2014

this piece was inspired by a conversation i had with a dear client. about a tendency to tuck away vulnerability. to be fooled into thinking such beautiful tenderness is something to hide. something to not feel good about…as if no strength could be found here. no power. no might. and then this sprung. the paradox: […]

spirographing: valiant-hearted

Monday, February 17th, 2014

let this adorn your chest. your walls. stamp it on to your life. what if we gave out medals like these? etsy added with love xox http://rachelawes.etsy.com

taking time

Monday, January 27th, 2014

i was sick for a patch of time in december. i found myself listening closer to my dreams + noticing images when i’d simply close my eyes. i saw my life, vividly, in these places. as much as not feeling well is hard on me (+ all of us), i couldn’t miss the invitation to […]