Anticipation for disaster is Electricity across your skin A shock through the heart It puts your hair on end At once… everything stops. As ominous grey clouds leak their vengeance And the blackened sky sends its wrath Your world is struck with an angry fire Upside-down and inside-out The rain comes streaking across […]
It’s like a changing room That constrictive cacoon, A metaphorical tomb But there’s a wing, you can see Like dawn breaking free That weakened creature is made strong. Spread your wings and find A way to leave the past behind Then fly, Mariposa, fly.
I wrote this about a relationship that was a huge struggle, felt like I was beating my head in a wall and was completely stuck giving, giving, giving and exhausting myself but getting no where. Frustrated: I keep pushing breath But I can’t make you come Alive I drain myself, then listen But your heartbeat tells your lie […]
This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase through the affiliated links you will NOT pay additional fees, but I will get a small commission or credit. Growing up, my family never really celebrated Halloween. I have no memories of trick or treating and very little dressing up. It just wasn’t a think […]
*Keep in mind, this post discusses school shootings and may be a hard post to read due to the emotional content.* This post has no pretty pictures. No distractions to break up with long narrative ahead of you. I hope you’ll read to the end because we desperately need to consider what you’ll find here. […]
The Dreaded gluten monster strikes again. Join me for my tale of woe. Well, comedy and woe….my woe, your comedy. That’s more like it. Get this: I’m at a friend’s house hanging out and we decide to order take out. No problem, I think to myself, I’ll just give the people really clear instructions for […]