One foot in the real world…

“There is a certain pain that comes from trying to suppress your dreams. If you block it out for long enough, it will grow until you can’t ignore it anymore.”—Sunlight In Winter from “One Foot In The Real World” I’ve been away from my writing and, in reality, a part of myself for a while…

A Returning

I have been away. I have often thought of how to begin this blog again after a long hiatus and then more time would pass and there it stood waiting for me to speak, write, and reach out. The reason for my silence is the same reason for beginning this blog. Living with chronic illness…

For Kaira

For Kaira Come out today And do not hold back your heart gently I have carved a passageway For you to free those moving years Hold your heart like your hand Out the window of a speeding cavalcade Flying by the wind-broke land Come out today And dance as Kaira would Under the tree, in…