Swimming Upstream

Words and books have always been a strong gravity in my life, lifting me along and creating secret worlds, strength, and wisdom that can only be found between covers. Recently, I was immersed in a book on a train and stumbled across two sentences that in an instant caught my breath. As the car throttled … Continue reading Swimming Upstream

“Her wounds came from the same source of her power.” – Adrienne Rich

“She died a famous woman   denying her wounds denying her wounds   came   from the  same source of her power.” Adrienne Rich, “Power” Adrienne so beautifully writes about Marie Curie, how the work she pioneered in radiology ultimately led to her demise. This line has become a source of inspiration for me, one … Continue reading “Her wounds came from the same source of her power.” – Adrienne Rich