Tag Archive: Family

Un-Nerved

My courage drips and dissolves I seek a lifeline as boldness slips away now. I live in hope but know fear for this life has brought heartache under light of days. Paula Antonello… Continue reading

The Good Things Jar

I’m not sure how I came upon this idea, it might have been courtesy a Facebook post or something but I’m glad I did. The Good Things Jar is a great way to… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Awe and Hush

Leaf breezy thee I’m overwhelmed you see Your colours rain on me I cannot let things be Red there said With Vibrancy overhead Such glory, soul is fed I take it all to… Continue reading

And a phone rang …

The wind whipped over his entire body. He enjoyed the weightlessness, the freedom, the rush of air. Strange. He wasn’t supposed to enjoy any part of this. He was falling. On purpose. The… Continue reading

A Distant Anguish

I waited for all to arrive here, A house-full of loved ones to stay, While out there a family was grieving, The end of a time spent away. My family packed in for… Continue reading

Ode to the Gundai

The boys gather round They’re all on the ground They move in seamless sway Their laughs fill the air With casual flare In days of endless play. I try to keep up No… Continue reading

Wanting Writing…

Wanting writing now to do, Can’t find time, but words push through. Busy bodies fill my home, Family here, we fly and roam. Happy hearts about the place, Stories told with crazy face.… Continue reading

DP Challenge: Fifty

She stood in the driveway and stared at the house that used to be HOME. A life no longer hers betrayed by actions she…didn’t regret. A shared routine now, part-time parent, drop offs… Continue reading

Maybe…

“Where is he?” he asked. “He’s out back,” she said. They exited through the deck doors to the backyard. “I thought you said he was here?” he asked annoyed. “He was. Honey? Honey… Continue reading

Dear Philip Seymour Hoffman…

Dear Philip Seymour Hoffman: I just found out this afternoon that YOU are Dead. I didn’t know you but your death matters to me. I am devastated and…so angry and really truly upset!… Continue reading