I'm so grateful that this place and all…Blog Hello Everyone 11 Likes
It's been a weird kind of day. A medication blip (with my set-up and alarms, they don't happen often) last night left me foggy and fighting to stay awake all day. Wasn't bad for the…Blog A Riding Memory 1 Like Is Death like Second Life? Blog Is Death like Second Life? 3 Likes
Sorry to go on and on about the renter and but in our last week I am evaluating what went on and how I have been affected by renting out my back room to this…Blog I told the Renter about my Lover 5 Likes In the Machine of Time (prose-poetry, Part 1)
A turn of the dial
it's 1994, separated from my mom by a glass partition, I see her desperate, pleading eyes, I…Blog In the Machine of Time (prose-poetry, Part 1) 2 Likes prostate problems pissing on my personal para
Some days I can piss mad torrents, the sheer force of my urine stream splashing toilet water and turgid pee out of the bowl and beyond. Other days my…Blog prostate problems pissing on my personal para 11 Likes
If you do not see parts of yourself or someone you know in this... check your pulse.…Blog This Is Beautiful... Sad... Poetic And True 13 Likes NOBODY KNOWS WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN TO NO ONE
Ranting, raving, shaking my fists at the darkness, screaming outloud,…Blog NOBODY KNOWS WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN TO NO ONE 5 Likes Explosion at JJ's restaurant Kansas City - wi
We saw it on the late news last night. JJ's Restaurant on the famed Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri . . . evaporated as…Blog Explosion at JJ's restaurant Kansas City - wi 5 Likes In My Cocoon (prose-poem)
I like to lie on the couch
sick but not too sick
drinking tea and eating wafers
reading and writing in my journal
watching TV, feeling shut…Blog In My Cocoon (prose-poem) 2 Likes And my husband is in the psych ward
The surrealness that is my life right now is causing my heart to jump unnaturally.
I'm sure that's not a good thing.
Once I left my husband over 2 weeks ago he stopped sleeping and…Blog And my husband is in the psych ward 12 Likes 1968 – November - Thanksgiving at Our House,
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I know the day
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As I hunker down, for winter storm Nemo, I remember the Blizzard of '78.
My daughters would probably ask if was that eighteen or nineteen 78. Nineteen,…
"It's not what you've done, but what you've become"
To be honest, I forget where I got this quote, but it is a thought…Blog Letting Go 3 Likes Rave On
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NEW ORLEANS. As media representatives assemble here for the Super Bowl, a large assortment of causes compete for attention in the reflected glow of the biggest sports event of the year. …
It has been a little more than three years since poet Rachel Wetzsteon committed suicide at the age of 42 following the end of a three-year romance.