Weekly Photo Challenge: Future | great-grand

   This is a photo of my grandmother and my daughter. Whenever I think about the future, I couldn't help but think about the past and what happens in between. This photo represents what made me who I am today and the uncertain future I face.  Parenting is full of surprises. I get that there's … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Future | great-grand


The bell tower

   Glancing up, I saw Can't remember the last time I heard you rung Seeing branches tore and grow On the sides of your old house hang Was warning and waking But now just a sore for an eye standing tall A reminder of old time anew Of people who left and grew.

Me-time walking

“Sometimes I think it's better to suffer bitter unhappiness and to fight and to scream out, and even to suffer that terrible pain, than just to be ... safe." She waited until the next scream died away. "At least she knows she's living.” Excerpt From: Smith, Betty. “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.” ePub Bud (www.epubbud.com), … Continue reading Me-time walking

empty station

empty, pity, shitty i'm sitting in a deserted train station aching, wanting, panting i'm alone thinking why, how, such decision crushing, swearing, hiding i'm praying that the earth will eat me alive to stop this aching madness waiting, hoping, trusting i still got a reason to live. one sole reason. one soul reason. fighting, standing, … Continue reading empty station