Baby girl, I love you. You are so beautiful and intelligent. You are light so bright just seeing your name pop up on my screen brings a smile to my face. Seeing your face makes my heart skip a beat. I know life is difficult. I know there are days it takes all your energy … Continue reading A Letter to my Sisters [Subway Series]
We stood in the kitchen as we talked about what we were and weren't going to do. They were healthy choices we decided would be necessary to maintain sanity in the next year. I stared at her as she talked, analyzing every inch of her. She had really grown up. Although I'm only 16 months … Continue reading Let’s Eat Lunch
Sometimes my frustration bubbles over and instead of containing it, I just have to let it go over the sides like a cliched waterfall. Anger foaming at the mouth of a rabid dog. No like rabid dogs. An army ready to attack my enemy or even myself at a moment's notice. Sometimes I'm frustrated without … Continue reading Where’s a Map?
I started reading again. I picked up one book, began reading, and found another on my dad’s friend’s bookshelf. He said it was his wife’s but surely she wouldn’t mind if I took it…and to come back and grab a few more when I had time. I haven’t balanced multiple books at once in awhile. … Continue reading Forgot to Give Them a Whiff