Pretty comes undone when her smile evaporates She has a way of melting under warm tongues When she dances rivers overflow When she opens her mouth butterflies emerge Bees stalk the flowers Pretty sleeps on clouds and doesn't wake before Noon She runs into the woods to pray to God hoping the C word … Continue reading Pretty
We seek greener pastures all the time. It's in all of us to keep looking for the next rainbow. A rainbow appeared on Tuesday afternoon...but now it's Friday and the pot of gold didn't appear. What is up with that?! Frustrating is what it is. The little 5 year-old in you wants what … Continue reading Sprinkle Water in Your Yard
I thought I would share a short story that I wrote awhile ago. This is just a small portion of the story. Enjoy. "Purple Haze" by Jimi Hendrix poured out of her Bluetooth speakers. As Hendrix played, her boyfriend continued to kiss her neck. She forgot all about her boyfriend … Continue reading In and of Dreams (Fiction)
My quirky tendencies keep me locked out. Pinned down. Isolated on the WTH Ship. Who really understands my need to dance to "Linus and Lucy" (Peanuts theme) at random times? My wish to poke people (yes...poke them to in the ribs) because it's funny. How do I even begin to explain my desire to … Continue reading If I Embraced My Quirky
I have a hard time letting go. I guess I feel like a failure when things don't happen the way I hope they do. This has happened in past careers, friendships, and relationships. I try and try and try way past the expiration date. How do you finally convince yourself it is over and time … Continue reading Letting Go
Love ceased over stars Smile collapsed, back broke through lies Knees buckle with tears
Short story about six friends in their mid-20s navigating life, career, and relationships.