Abysmal You

Free Verse poetry Image by Jess Foami from Pixabay I dream of things unspoken.You shake me to the surfacesleepy-eyed, confused. You might still be real. There might still be one momentthat is mine. My nakedness aches.I don’t wantthe graythe shadowthe memory to absorb you. Eyes wide and blind, I am a child,abandoned, untethered. Original publishing: Abysmal You My … Continue reading Abysmal You

Experience “Gaerver Pond” an original, Free Verse Poem

poem by Christina Ward Image by Kerttu Northman from Pixabay Gaerver Pond Evening descends, darkness crawling intothe spaces of my yard,Leaves spin then settle into shadow.Fall brings herself in quietly this year. Gaerver Pond is still,save the concentric circledisruptions of insect and air. Beneath a green veilmayfly nymphs squirm and crawl.They will be devoured, in time. I await … Continue reading Experience “Gaerver Pond” an original, Free Verse Poem

Update on My Emergency Surgery

and how you can help Pixabay Emergency Surgery Needed ANY FURTHER DONATIONS NEED TO GO THROUGH PAYPAL TO ENSURE FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE BY THE SURGERY DATE. PAYPAL EMAIL IS FIDDLEHEADSNFLOSS@GMAIL.COM The Video The Story Sometimes life pulls the rug right out from under you. My family is experiencing one of those moments and instead of … Continue reading Update on My Emergency Surgery

Weird Things Women Do

It's genetic; I swear Image by Alexas_Fotos from Pixabay As women, we have a few go-to moves that make sense only to us. Men have seen us do these things and raised a brow in wonder. (They have their own quirks too, as you well know, but that would be another post, another day.) Boobs are very multi-functional. … Continue reading Weird Things Women Do

Wrangling the Snakes

NO Mr. Snake--you cannot eat my silkie babies! Robbie--who really wishes to be called batman--holding the successfully captured reptile. TRIGGER WARNING — snake pictures below. So this morning was exciting! I love wrangling the snakes away from our chicken pens. (Although I don’t like them being there.) This is our first snake this season which is pretty … Continue reading Wrangling the Snakes

The Choice to Love: A Step-Mother and Daughter’s Journey

Sharing my "Mother's" Day Journey with my daughter My daughter Abigail and I, on a regular “day in the life of” — those are the best days. When I first met my daughter she had just turned five; a raging ball of emotion and wildness that overwhelmed and captured everyone in her midst. She didn’t just live her … Continue reading The Choice to Love: A Step-Mother and Daughter’s Journey

Outrage at Actresses Indicted in College Admissions Scandal

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin Indicted, With 44 Others in College Admissions Scheme You have probably seen the news of two well-known actresses, Felicity Huffman (best known for her role in ABC’s dramedy Desperate Housewives) and Lori Loughlin (best known for her role in the ABC sitcom Full House) being indicted for their part … Continue reading Outrage at Actresses Indicted in College Admissions Scandal

Perfect Bra Fit – Tips and Tricks You Need to Know Now!!

Need a little help finding the perfect bra fit? You are not alone. Ladies, I know your struggle. Finding the perfect bra size is frustrating and challenging, but it is NOT impossible. I have been professionally trained to measure for bra size by a major high end retail store and what I learned through this … Continue reading Perfect Bra Fit – Tips and Tricks You Need to Know Now!!

A Stunning Prose piece, Recurring Dreams Of a Happy Child

Of Water and other Dreamy Things I  had the BIGGEST IMAGINATION when I was a child. One recurring dream I had was that our house was full of water and I could swim all around in it like a big aquarium. Now, I am sure there are all kinds of interpretations of this, but for … Continue reading A Stunning Prose piece, Recurring Dreams Of a Happy Child