Monthly Archives: November 2013

Life or Lie?

This life began as a dream, but didn’t end as a nightmare. That word is too optimistic for what this lie became. For ’tis a lie and not a life that I live.

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Three Years

Three years, A lot can happen in three years: I’ve seen two more children born to one sister. I’ve seen one wedding being put together in three months. I’ve been to two funerals and had to send condolences to another. … Continue reading

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Cleaning Madness

Bleach, vacuum, bleach and then Windex. Don’t forget the mountains of laundry, Trying to figure out how much of the homemade laundry soap for thick blankets and quilts. Sweep and mop, Wipe that mirror down, And take out the trash. … Continue reading

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Different Life

The room spins about her and she is lost, so very lost. She has never been dizzy before in her life, at least, not physically. Now it is too common a thing and her husband assures her that it is … Continue reading

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It’s the little reminders

Integrity is something that you have to decide to have for yourself. Others can force you to be honest with them by use of consequences, though it’s always been easier to do so without prompting in my experience. The choice … Continue reading

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Typical Saturday Morning

I sit here at home and listen to the sound of children as they move about the house. They argue and talk and whine and run about. Cars are banged on, piggy banks are dumped out and all the coins … Continue reading

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I Don’t Deserve This

How could this happen to me? I made my mistakes Got no where to run The night moves on. I’m lost and alone and I don’t know who these people are. They are all around me and they seem to … Continue reading

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