Tag Archives: Understanding

Third place

Third place

I rub my belly asking you for answers. Are you quiet like the big one, sensitive, shy and mild, or loud like the small, bold, brave and eager? I wish for your ability to forgive. For my being overwhelmed at times, for the chaos of this home with love overflowing this tin box of drippy… Read more

Your bliss

Your bliss

My wish would be to protect your kind hearts forever. So you could forever feel this free. To be able to offer you a visual of a trapped moment in time that would prove your self-worth would be my gift and my honour. So you’d know what you’ve done for me, and how special you really are. I’d… Read more

Not your saving grace

Not your saving grace

I’m not your hero. In the heat of things, in your hardest hour, in your desperation, you may look to me as if I am, but it’s because you’re not thinking straight anymore. Luckily for you though, I know very well how to help you find your girl. When the change that you’ve been curious… Read more

So fresh and so clean

So fresh and so clean

Dad would be proud of me, I thought, as I display my pride and possessions across the steaming hot city sidewalk. He, the son of a car salesman, and me, the daughter of one, you’d presume I might know a lot about cars. And I do. As a child, I could recognize brands and models… Read more

For the fresh mama

For the fresh mama

Fresh, beautiful mama You either feel beautiful right now or you don’t. You’re either still running on adrenaline, or that’s beginning to taper off. You’re either nursing, dozing, eating something with one hand or drinking a lukewarm tea. You may be emotional, and you may wonder how you’ll get through today, let alone the next… Read more

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