Out of the motley circumstances of life, out of the crazy schedule, the working to make ends meet, the navigating uncharted waters of blending lives emerges the radiant moments that brim to overflowing with abundant life.
Sometimes it is a solo moment, between me and someone else. Other times it is a family event where everyone is present, everyone's energy is blended and tangible.
Sometimes I am looking for it, grasping for life; other times it just shows up.
And to be sure, between those glittering, sparkling, gilded moments there is fear and anxiety, difficult conversations, tears, struggles. And it would be cliche to say, "It's all worth it." I am not sure there is any correlation. It just is...