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In Celebration of My 58th Year!

I celebrated my 58th year of life yesterday! Congratulations to me! I'm still here! Although 58 is not that old, it may seem kind of bizarre to you for me to say "I'm still here". But there is a reason that I'm very conscious of that every year. You see, I've had two sisters in…

WALLS

If those walls could talk They wouldn't sing but weep Of days gone by Of a secret kept A girl who mourns While a mother slept Wept herself Of the terrors deep Within the closet of her own skeletons Childhood hunger Never fed Her sunken hope In a sea of pain If those walls could…

HANDS (A Tribute to My Mother)

Day by day She served and mourned Such pretty hands Such sorrowful form Eyes deep with hope lost Such hope lost for herself But saved for her babies Oh when she looked at them Hope alive With promise Told them of a confidence She did not yet process But one day would Fierce and strong…

Christmas Wonder

I love winter. I revel in the stillness and find solace in the quiet. All of life seems to slow done, except maybe during the Christmas holidays where it can get pretty crazy in everyone's house. But even then, there is a return to simplicity, joy and rest. A season of anticipation, a gathering of…