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A Year

In 2008, I met this guy who made me smile and laugh. Then he made me talk and open up. He crawled into places I’ve never let another soul and he dug out the cobwebs. He took a sledgehammer and destroyed the fortress I had spent decades building, knocking it down brick by brick. He

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Letting things go

I have been thinking a lot lately about the idea of integrity in Leather. Integrity is defined as “adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.” And yet, I often see behavior that doesn’t seem to hold with this definition. I have experienced it directly, on one recent occasion from someone I’ve

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SWLC 2015 – Part 2 – Love

Love. That seems to be a running theme for me these days. Unconditional love. Being love. Giving love. Seeing the world through love. Sending love. Sharing love. Loving through compassion. *Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is

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