Monthly Archives: May 2016

Feeling Empty

Have you ever sat and pondered the purpose of life? Just…stopped. Stopped whatever you were doing and sat down, because you needed to think, needed to decide on a direction before you did anything else, even if it was just … Continue reading

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Not Really Gone

Losing someone is really a choice Especially should you cling to the memory Telling yourself that you’ve moved on   Manic in your words and actions Even as your mouth insists otherwise   Gone are the joys that you once … Continue reading

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Forgive

Don’t forget just who you are Especially when others fall below the bar But you, too, have fallen low To need the help found from a star   “And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.” –3 Nephi … Continue reading

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Just Another Day

Hardened hands Dirt encrusted Wet and too dry Tired and cracked Reaching gently out Nudging one kid Away from the teat Time for another To have their treat Mother tries to move away Too many kids Lifting up her legs … Continue reading

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Not Anymore

Dare to let go of what you want Or to go on despite the taunt   Never letting the world drag you down Only going forth despite the frowns Towards what you need more than towns   Wishes and wants … Continue reading

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Start of Summer Work – Thankful Thursday

Today is the last day of school for my sister’s kids until the end of August (but just the kids I live with, all of my other nieces and nephews won’t be out for at least another week or so.) … Continue reading

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Metaphor – One-Liner Wednesday

When you told me you used to chase tornadoes, deep down I used to think it was a metaphor. Melissa, the would-be fiancé for the main male lead in “Twister.” Check out the original One-Liner Wednesday. (Will update link when … Continue reading

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