The lotus:   Wherever you are, whenever you are, whatever you are… I feel you stirring deep in me To finally quench a longing,  Of this woman I am to be   For wherever you are, whenever you are, whatever you are… Your love has helped me see It’s beautiful to bloom and open Revealing the lotus inside of me   I’m a hopeful romantic. I have notebooks filled with poetry and prose echoing such sentiment. My passion knew no bounds, except when it came to living completely aligned with my heart’s tunneled desires.   I can write the most beautiful once upon a times, but when it came to crossing the threshold of my own happily ever after, I found myself unsure…