Words Came Forth

I wished so greatly To tell my dear Everything he wanted to hear Words came forth Time stood still What happened next Against my will Truth sang from my soul Much to my surprise He held my hand With tear filled eyes Thanking me deeply Embracing me fully Loving me sweetly Accepting me wholly Yours…

Whispers In The Night

“But, Mom…I don’t want to go to sleep” I shouted! Slowly I raised my head to meet her gaze and saw her eyes were brimming with tears.  Although I was pulsing with energy and had no desire to sleep, my Catholic guilt kicked in and I could not bare to further exhaust my mother. I…

I Wish I Were Able

The Daily Post has issued a Weekly Writing Challenge to finish the sentence: “I wish I were”. I have spent a lot of time learning to love and accept myself for all that I am and not to dwell on the things I wish I were.  I have made the choice to change the things in…

A Rose By Any Other Name

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, 1600. A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.  How very true, this notion that it doesn’t matter what you call something; it only matters what it truly is. But do we all apply this in our everyday life?…

The Amazingly Resilient Heart

He: Baby, I need to talk to you tomorrow night.  Can I come over after work? Me: Whatever it is, just tell me now. He: You aren’t going to like it. Me: Okay, now you really need to tell me.  What’s going on? He:  I don’t know what to do… I slept with this girl, she’s…