Category Archives: Daily Writing

Perspectives

I’ve been thinking a lot about perspectives lately maybe because my son has just graduated from High School and would soon be leaving home. With this leaving, for the first time in the last twenty years, I would be completely … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Writing, essay, family, kids, prose, thoughts, writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Try saying Yes.

Try saying yes to things even if they are hard, especially if they tear you like you’re a piece of  paper, hurt you so much that your vision blurs. Try saying yes to a difficult day when doors are being … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Writing, life, thoughts, writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Friday forgiven

When I speak passionately, that’s when I’m least to be trusted. – Louis Gluck   Today I need to practice the mantra “Forgiven, forgiven” heard in one of the talks of Tara Brach. Now is the opportunity to  be “let … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Writing, essay, life, love, poem, quotes, thoughts, writing | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Happiness

What do you call a dog that refuses to recoil no matter how many electric shocks pass through her collar bone? Look! She drools looking across the lawn with the skin under her white fur tingled and raw. Look at … Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Daily Writing, poem, poetry, scavenger hunt 2016, writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

be-long

A poem about longing and belonging. Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Daily Writing, love, poem, poetry, scavenger hunt 2016, thoughts, writing | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Everlastings

A poem about being an immortal flower. Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Daily Writing, love, poem, poetry, scavenger hunt 2016, writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Love Letter

Love letter no one wants to receive. Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Daily Writing, love, poem, poetry, scavenger hunt 2016, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Wolf

Astronaut Chris Hadfield snapped this photo of a full moon on Jan. 30, 2013 Snow on the roofs of the cars streets unplowed for days and I am busy massaging my face tracing the lines on my forehead making little … Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Daily Writing, poem, poetry, scavenger hunt 2016 | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments