Monthly Archives: October 2015

Just Like You

Sometimes she wondered at the way they were portrayed even as she set the candles in their places around the room. Popular media often showed them in one of two ways: 1) they were eccentric and did things their own … Continue reading

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In Need of Rest

Until I cannot walk anymore Slogging on through what feels like mud Down and down and down I go Even though hands hold me up   Useless, I often feel Perhaps it’s time for a nap.   The kids are … Continue reading

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Memorable Chocolate – Thankful Thursday

Today I am thankful for chocolate and for all the good memories it brings me. Like the time my niece and nephews made sure that all of their dark chocolate Halloween candy was given to me because I could eat … Continue reading

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Striped Pie – One-Liner Wednesday

It tastes like turkey and I wanted something with gravy so we’re having shepherd’s pie…with raccoon. My neighbors caught a raccoon in their live trap. It had been slaughtering their chickens and so they set out traps. They didn’t know … Continue reading

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Grand Empty Castle

On and off my brain will flip Balking at letting me see even a clip Looking through the fun house mirror I wonder just what is real in the river Velocity is nothing more than a lie Innocently I follow, … Continue reading

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Not There

When you look for where I am, I won’t be there. –King Julian, Madagascar 3   The halls were not silent; they could never be when you were in a palace. There were always people around, even during a war. … Continue reading

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Look Inside

Real life likes to push its way in Especially when you’re trying to do something So you have to find a way to push the distractions back Taking time to think and ponder what I lack Looking at myself through … Continue reading

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