Daily Haiku on Love by Tyler Knott Gregson

No one wants to live in fear. I’ve always been scared of saying the wrong thing. I don’t sleep well. I never have. But each time I tell another person, I feel stronger and sleep a little more soundly. It takes an enormous amount of energy to guard such a big secret. I’ve endured years of misery and gone to enormous lengths to live a lie. I was certain that my world would fall apart if anyone knew. And yet when I acknowledged my sexuality I felt whole for the first time. I still had the same sense of humor, I still had the same mannerisms and my friends still had my back.”—

NBA player Jason Collins says he is gay - The Magazine - SI.com

— Neale Donald Walsch

Perhaps, if you weren’t so busy regarding my shortcomings, you’d find that I do possess redeeming qualities, discreet as they may be. I notice when the sky is blue. I smile down at children. I laugh at any innocent attempt at humor. I quietly carry the burdens of others as though they were my own. And I say ‘I’m sorry’ when you don’t. I am not without fault, but I am not without goodness either.


-E. Goodrich

The most important relationship you have in life is the relationship you have with yourself.

— Elvis Presley

When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.

— Ernest Hemingway

There are only three things to be done with a woman. You can love her, suffer for her, or turn her into literature.

— Henry Miller

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