It happened so fast. Auto-pilot. There are these moments that occur when I'm no longer forcing my hands to do their task: they're simply following pre-destined programming that understands my boundaries and understands when I have finally taken all I can. The message came in, a flurry of letters and words and sentences and accusations … Continue reading Stand, and sometimes lay, in love.
As we approach the three year anniversary of my mother's passing, I am wrapped in nostalgia and memories of the night we learned she'd passed and the conversations that have taken place since then. I can see it all so clearly again. I sat in silence for several minutes processing. My brother draped his arm … Continue reading Speak Ill of the Dead
Hello, friends. I've missed you. I missed myself as well. I think I missed myself most of all. I took time away from the writing for a myriad of reasons. I needed time to do some "away from keyboard" work. Outside of writing I also teach. I also raise a family. I also do DIY and … Continue reading I Needed Time