When my mother died, it was like a sudden internet outage. Like being caught in a tunnel. Suddenly there were no updates on the saga of my first cousin’s new job, no updates on my brother’s travel itinerary. It was as if the service was gone and the towers had been knocked down. Continue reading
I got my year end summary and realized that I only posted 25 times last year. That is just sad. Will try to do better this year. While doing holiday cleaning, I found a poem on the floor. It’s old. I can tell by the yellow paper, but what I can’t tell is if it … Continue reading
Word press reminds me that I’ve now been online for an entire year! With almost 300 posts, 2 blogs, 50 pages, and 181 followers, it’s been a pretty good start. In celebration, I’m posting links to some of my first poems that I wrote on this site. Lady of the Lake. Imagery inspired by the … Continue reading
The white spring flowers awaken my memories of dancing through life.
Parallel threads peek through the hole in my torn cuff. Revealing the past
One hundred crescents, projected on the sidewalk, by the swaying trees.
Crawling up the wall, I find that I’m becoming, an ugly cockroach.
Woman in cafe. The edge of a cigarette, stained with red lipstick.