Source I went outside to put something in the recycling bin I saw a wasp on the basket I started looking for a nest and he stung me I ran inside freaking out I thought he was inside my dress I ran upstairs threw the dress off and inspected it very carefully no wasp but […]

gold and iron

Source There are some people in our lives Where the love is almost too strong Where the ties run deep Like roots or blood vessels Where the heart pumps and beats Where the blood pulses in our temples Where laughs are big and earnest anger cuts And tears flow endlessly The kind of love that […]

Poem for Luisa

Source She walks like the air Soft, gentle A kind spirit I see her walking through a meadow of wild flowers With an old boxy black camera Hanging from her neck with a multicolored strap She takes pictures, this one She likes to capture beauty on film She is beautiful in my eyes I like […]


Source (Based upon Matthew 11:28) Sometimes it feels that life is just too hard I have worked so hard and have little to show for my labors There is still so much left to be done I have tried my best and fallen short I am tired Worn Weary Losing hope I had wanted to […]

breaking into sunshine

Source there’s a moment on the subway where we shoot up from underground suddenly the darkness is bright it’s a wonderful moment reassuring there are times in our lives like that after a period of darkness there is suddenly and finally light God is always there to offer light to us no matter how dark […]