For Elizabeth

The light in her eyes has gone.  Once upon a time, she looked at me with light in her eyes and smiled.  Now, the light in her eyes is gone.  I would tell her of my life, and she would tell me stories of her … Continue readingFor Elizabeth

There she stands

There she stands she- the girl no one seems to want to love, there there she is there she stands the girl solitude, she embraces love, she chases but to no avail, they don’t seem to want what she has to offer: adventures love goood … Continue readingThere she stands

The Lazarus Woman

I. I am the Lazarus woman. In the Bible, growing up in the Pentecostal church, I’d often hear about Lazarus. If you’re not familiar, Lazarus was a man who was ill. Jesus had been contacted by his family, them begging and pleading, please Jesus heal … Continue readingThe Lazarus Woman

Love a Wild Woman

Love a wild woman. Do it. Love her in her beauty and carefree attitude love her when she cries emotional tears over sappy movies you watch a dozen times with her and they still affect her love her when she wakes up early to drink … Continue readingLove a Wild Woman

Plaster of Paris

    We all have plaster of Paris on some part of our life In some place within us, there’s a bone that was broken A promise not made Or not fulfilled Each of us has plaster of Paris slathered somewhere Painted over with hopes … Continue readingPlaster of Paris

Morning Pages and being happy

    For me, there’s a method to it all. People ask me how I can accomplish all that I have going on, and I really have no idea other than the fact that I’m a workaholic. I really am. I work and I work … Continue readingMorning Pages and being happy

June Cleaver Gets a Divorce

        What does June Cleaver do when she gets a divorce? For whom does she bake cakes for, now that Ward is gone? June Cleaver got a divorce. She didn’t want to of course. It is simply the path that the universe … Continue readingJune Cleaver Gets a Divorce

Promises

All the world’s a stage, and I promise-I’ll remember my lines. All the world’s a playground of laughter and cultures and languages I’ve yet to learn, all the world’s this wonderous place, and I promise you tiny pieces of sacred chocolates here and there, scattered … Continue readingPromises

When a fairy sings to a bird

What it means to give me a kiss

Little pots of paint make me happy. It inspires me to create beautiful things. I got a new art journal. I have a watercolor journal that I sketch in, but this new one is just for throwing paint around. Te deseo. Me deseas. (I desire … Continue readingWhat it means to give me a kiss