poetry

Contradictory Cups

Some days I feel like I'm on cloud nine. All of the scenarios I planned in my head go through just as they should. I'm flying through the air, too high to care about the fall. Smiling and laughing and playing and hoping and forgetting and dreaming. And then I get back home and I… Continue reading Contradictory Cups

poetry

The Artistry of a Woman

She is strong and fierce She knows the power of her mind and the gentleness of her touch She recognizes her insecurities and wrestles with her vulnerability She stands up for the respect that she deserves And does not lower her voice to coddle a man’s pride She understands the aspects of society that try… Continue reading The Artistry of a Woman

EOD Thoughts

EOD Thoughts: 03.23.2021

When we were kids, my uncle would take all of us out to the garage to watch a big storm roll by. We just so happened to live south of what seemed to always be the path of the storms. So we would get our lawn chairs and flip cell phones out and have a… Continue reading EOD Thoughts: 03.23.2021

Mama in Training

The Independence Curve

My daughter is getting so intelligent that it’s beginning to pain me. She is no longer the small infant that we goo’ed over not so long ago. I remember when we first brought her home, I would put her swing right next to the couch and just watch her sleep all day long. I held… Continue reading The Independence Curve