21 Years

I honestly did not know I would survive 21 years without you. It speaks volumes for the human spirit, for I did not think I would see morning that night. It took seven years to say your name without crying. Today a lifetime of smiles around my eyes play, when I explain about the man… Read More 21 Years

Cat Chat

Absolutely mindless chatter. 😊 Lady Cayte. I have a cat who turns 9 years old this year. The first few nights we had her as a kitten, I thought I should have named her “Hannibal”. Wild thing, she may kill us in our sleep, kinda cat. Now, she is the epidemy of “teenage dirtbag baby”… Read More Cat Chat

Courage.

Sometimes I wonder if it is a curse or a gift to experience life so intensely… but I do believe it’s courageous. Leaves one expose for depths of pain, but also for intense joy…oh and flight of delightful fantasy. Happiness or sadness, disappointment or elation, joy or pain. Ultimately I know to be vulnerable, is… Read More Courage.

Comma

Dear friends and other interesting creatures, You were my first love as a little  girl. Waiting for you to come home from the Airforce.  A R5 tucked into my hand when nobody looked. The first man to buy me perfume.  A comfort after my father died.