Two Women

The sun wills its rays into the woman’s room, slipping through the slight opening of the curtains. She stirs, not quite ready to wake and...

Welcome Back

I sit, silent, hands resting ever so gently on the keyboard, yearning to press down, to form letters into words and into memories. This...

Dancing in the Sunlight

Sometimes I'm inspired to write a poem. The other day I had an urge to put my thoughts into prose. There are often times when I feel...

A Published Author

I have been waiting months, years, to say these three words. A published author. It's the finish line. And I have arrived. As of today I...

The Diagnosis

It was a cool autumnal day in October, four years ago, when I first noticed the lump. The steady sharp pain in my groin was a constant...

You are Here

Despite your absence, you are here. Like lightning in the dark of night, flashes of images of you break into my life without warning,...

A New Year, A New Blog

2018 is well under way, and I feel like I'm breathing a breath of fresh air. This time last year, we were agonizingly waiting for Oma to...