Once upon a time… (Yes, let’s start the story with that. Why not? All happy endings begin with once upon a time anyway.) Let’s do it again, shall we? So once upon a… Continue reading
It was midnight. Fifty firetrucks tried to save a lifetime’s worth of tremendous love, but they could not. Hush. No, grieve. Grieve. The wailing sirens understand. Our cherished past is now only dust.… Continue reading
I know how it feels like to meet and exceed what was asked for, only to be loved with a love stamped with a Best Before.
There will be years when breathing comes close to breaking, when home seems far from your own skin. Courage. Let the world get all you have until what’s left is only what you refuse to give away. You… Continue reading
Some flowers and a bottle of wineFor all that is beautifuland all that is gone.
They were only a few hours away from home– from a great love that has gone wrong. Isn’t it more comforting to measure distance by comparing different time zones?
In celebration of the National Arts Month and Valentine’s Day, I asked my friends to help me love better what I’ve always loved most: poetry. The game’s pretty simple: give me a word… Continue reading
Writing Prompt from 642 Tiny Things to Write About by the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto: “You’re divorcing your spouse. Rewrite your wedding vows.” I honestly don’t think I’ll ever want to change anything.… Continue reading
I hope some time within this year you wake up one fine morning and manage to tell yourself you’re proud of it all– the times when love that was right became wrong and… Continue reading
In the coming year, I wish you will be brave. Whatever it is you have to do– chase a dream or make it wait, recollect or remember to forget, seek new loves or… Continue reading
To everyone I loved who left me, do not go back only to tell me you’re sorry. Apologies aren’t bandages and we are not fractured bones that will simply realign over time. We… Continue reading
Once there was a girl who fell in love with her fears so she kept them all in a box and tonight she flies. She’s free. It took me a migraine to finish… Continue reading
Admire yourself Gravity is the force that attracts us all towards the center of the earth and you are beautiful. You really don’t need someone else to believe facts, You’re beautiful. Feel free… Continue reading
Storms are kinder than people. I mean, which between the two is courteous enough to ask, “Hey excuse me I’m passing through. Would you mind moving aside ‘cause I might destroy you?” Tonight,… Continue reading
I still look for you even in places where I know you’ll never go to. You hide yourself well in pen tips and pencil tops and pictures taken. That’s why I make… Continue reading