COVID-19

I attempted to write about this pandemic one hundred times.  I'd start a piece then reevaluate my decision.  Not today!  Everything I need internally is in place for me to introduce my spin on this dreadfully rachet hot mess of a virus. I know it's bad and will be for a while. I am saddened …

HUMANITY The world is heavy it gets hard keeping steady. So much news is spewed  in every direction. It’s got my mind way to busy  sometimes, I’m a little dizzy. As I regain my focus I do a little hocus pocus to put things in perspective. Leaning on what my parents taught, love cures all. …

#BLACKLIVESMATTER

As I listen to all the chatter my heart feels battered. Black, white, what does it matter. BLACK LIVES MATTER, not that others don’t, entertain you today... I won't. Today we are talking about BLACK LIVES. BLACK LIVES that are unjustifiably feared thus hunted and ultimately terminated BLACK LIVES that are poisoned and desecrated BLACK …

Happy Mother’s Day?

The flood of mother's day wishes is somewhat overwhelming.   It's not that I am not thankful or appreciative that so many people are thinking of me.  Overwhelming because it's been 34 years since my mother passed.  Her absence continues to gnaw at my core with so much pain, it's as if she left me yesterday. …

56 years… Reflection

Oh, how I love September it's my birthday month.  Before September departs I want to reflect.  I cannot believe how fast time has moved.  It is hard to fathom fifty-six years have passed.  It seems like just yesterday I was cutting up in school dreaming about my future. Today, on this last day of September I …

Wait For It!

I call this one, Wait For It.  I truly believe you have to wait for it. As hard as it is to wait, you must.  Your heart will thank you. "It" defines whatever you are passionate about and what your heart desires.   By no means am I suggesting in the waiting you simply just wait.  Absolutely not!   You …