Thresholds & Boundaries

Right here, there is a boundary.
It may not at first be so clear,
for the vestibule seems over the horizon to disappear.

When your feet course ‘cross this threshold,
I will bid you a courtesy warning.
To trample over it, carelessly, I will on the next offense bid you adieu.

Flirting repeatedly with this line will bring multiple yellow cards,
Careful there, for yellow cards can turn red quickly & without warning.

I’ve toiled to tear apart many fences & take down walls to know you (me, too).
Respect the thresholds or your knowledge of me will be merely a distant, foregone memory.


Published by Tiffany

Writing out my thoughts has helped me to gain a new perspective of myself. In sharing these writings, it is my hope to help others to better understand themselves. It is my belief that with each of us who chooses this path of greater understanding of thy self, that it inspires others to do the same. This building momentum is the force that drives me to share, for in my vulnerability, I find my strength. I believe that you can also find yours there. ~~~In reading some of my posts, you will see that growth is not always pretty. It is in breaking apart and coming undone that a seed sprouts and breaks free of its own captivity. It is also out of mud that the lotus blossoms. ~~~Please join me in seeing the beauty of growth within the deconstruction of our limiting beliefs. ~~T.C.

17 thoughts on “Thresholds & Boundaries

      1. Yes, me too. I also have trouble when I do say something, continuing to stick up for myself and not crumbling under the weight of the other persons rationalizations and emotions.

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      2. YES, i can relate! i find the physical pressures a bit harder to stand up to… i used to stand up to peer pressure quite easily. somewhere i’ve lost some of my ability to be oppositional. interesting.

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      3. Interesting! Maybe partly because of the deep empathy you feel? I find mine has only grown with age, and hiding it nearly impossible, making some situations more difficult. I think I am able to not participate in things I don’t wish to or that are hurtful to others. I do often end up taking responsibility for things that aren’t my wrongdoings in conversations when I feel the other person’s hurt (rationalizations, defensiveness) at what I’ve accused.

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    1. Thank you, Sir for the well wishes. It’s been an interesting year of transformations… i seem to be having some difficulty w/ reading erotic posts right now… have had some not so great experiences lately in real life, so it’s reflecting elsewhere.
      I hope you are also well!


      1. I’m doing fine and really haven’t written anything erotic at all. I’m sorry about some of the transformations and can relate.

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      2. I’ll wander over to the studio then. Thank you for understanding re: transformations. Yes, they can be tough at times & yet I also come out a better person in the end.

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