"Sometimes the one who is running from the Life/Death/Life nature insists on thinking of love as a…"

“Sometimes the one who is running from the Life/Death/Life nature insists on thinking of love as a boon only. Yet love in its fullest form is a series of deaths and rebirths. We let go of one phase, one aspect of love, and enter another. Passion dies and is brought back. Pain is chased away and surfaces another time. To love means to embrace and at the same time to withstand many many endings, and many many beginnings- all in the same relationship.”

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Clarissa Pinkola Estes (via girlinboyclothes)

Ugg… what happened to my stolen copy of this book? I can’t find it. :(

(via poemsofthedead)

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