How to embrace our truth?

Do you ever wonder how we can empower others? I believe in this. In power shared. In power embodied. Power to create Power to free ourselves from decades of dominance Power to just BE Power to celebrate life Power to feel and express our feelings Power to overcome darkness and express ourselves in any possible…

Writing and Chocolate ice cream

Sometimes writing feels like dipping your fingers in chocolate ice cream It’s delicious till you can’t stand it It’s sweet till you can’t eat it It makes you happy till it makes you sick It’s happening to me right now as I am in process of re-reading my manuscript. It’s not so much about the…

You no more…

I’d rather die Bury my feet into the spongy ground Vanish into the night I’d rather stay silent Go blind Steal the key of the door Taking to my heart I’d rather fly away Walk barefoot on fire Swim till I can breathe no more I’d rather escape Take up arms Fight against the Lion…

Never stop writing…

I used to write in English every day. I miss writing in English. I love writing in French too. But it’s not the same. I miss the connection with something different, something that told me at some stage “you’re free”. Maybe it has to do with not mastering all grammatical issues in this second language….

What writing means to me…

Reading Anne Lamott makes you think. Of life and writing. Of mess, pain, darkness, craziness and… On what writing means to you. After finishing one of the chapters of “bird by bird”, I started thinking about what writing is for me. It’s like breathing. It’s like finding my voice. It’s like looking inside, searching inside,…

Carrousel Lights

Lights afar The wind carries a melodious sound Old song Taking me back in time ∗ Three years old Little girl Swirling around Talking alone Aloud ∗ Three years old Little boy Smiling back At the little girl Living inside ∗ Lights afar The wind carries a melodious sound The Carrousel set into motion Sweet…