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Truth

When you look at me
I don't know what you're thinking.
Though I know you well enough.
There are always surprises and new laughs
And I always make it harder
when things are tough
Though I live in metaphors and signs
You're honest and simple and direct
I try to stand within the lines
and you break barriers and sets
Never leading anything astray
I am constantly working
to keep my demons at bay
I see your passion
and reach for every part of you
one at a time, one at a time
I feel lucky just to know you
especially how I do now
What have I learned?
Who have I become?
some neo-Alexandria, where is myself?
For as you cloak me in viceral bliss
I cannot thank you enough for your attention
You're lovely and realistic
and I'm melting into it
You never tear me down, you make me high
You never make me feel less,
or make me want to die
You are gentle with me in heart and mind
and I am so thankful for all of who you are.
I gave this chance to someone different
someone I though I…

Climb Every Mountain

Los Angeles is one busy city but has access to just about anywhere else (i.e. Vegas, Santa Barbara, San Diego, Malibu, Hollywood).  There's so much to do here even though living in LA can prove taxing with all that smog and traffic, it makes you want to just stay put and deal with where you're at.  But if you plan it out right or maybe in some cases, don't plan at all. you may find some hidden gems here in Hollywoodland. 

       I have been searching for some calmness in my life.  If you too, have been looking for a way to center I'd suggest hiking!!  This Saturday I went to Runyon Canyon Park with some friends and went on the tough trail.  At 9:30a the heat hadn't spiked yet and the haze was just about to burn off.  As I enter from Vista St, I am greeted by a Bernise Mountain dog, a Pitbull, and a slender great Dane that walked right up to me and  walked just beneath my hand for a pat on the head.  You can bring your dog if you wish and they don't even need…