Pixie Dust some time itches

Ahh, courage. I am amazed at the gracefulness of my courage in the outside world. Even when I fear the effects of my actions or words might have on someone I love or fear, she shows up to set boundaries and choose love for myself and others. ((There is another deep pool of gaze into…


Love moves toward you Looping back bound by silence Compassion returns   The pain moves through while Feeling darkness invite her Rhythmic addiction   Trauma screaming through Protective of failures grasp Steals understanding

All is Black

In the room was a black wall stretching from ceiling to floor.   The blackness of it was complete and in conflicting contrast with the cheerful yellow wallpaper with the daises imprinted in white.

Pep Talk from Neil Gaiman

My son and I have been writing in the NaNoWriMo Summer camp this month.  We’re both working on a collection of short stories, me about relationships, him about the musings of a 14-year-old boy. I found this in my inbox this morning and thought it was the perfect thing for we who consider ourselves writers……

Me, Me, Me!

Wow, I don’t know about you,

but talking about myself is really hard to do. So stick with me and we’ll get through it together…