Oh, we have all been there. That place where brokenness, a roadblock, lies firmly between us and the we that we know we will eventually be, if it weren't for the mess that we are. We stare into the mirror, not recognizing the tear-streaked skin, the dark circles under our eyes, the fact that breathing … Continue reading Broken, A Poem for The Broken-Hearted
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
A friend of mine recently said to me while we were discussing my experiences in living with chronic pain and how difficult it can be for others to understand, “well, it is a “thing.” Yes, chronic pain is a “thing,” and it is something many of us live with daily. Maybe you power through and […]
So, I am NO expert at Paint. In fact, I barely know how to OPEN Paint. Therefore, this little creation is somewhat of a miracle, and I shall go and celebrate myself... Oh, by the way....that's a new poem (Evolution) and I hope you like it.
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
We've all had to attend a funeral. It is a difficult thing to do, especially when the person we love has died suddenly or at a young age or both. When I found out that my Aunt Donnise was ill and in the hospital, I went to see her. My Uncle was understandably distraught. She … Continue reading A difficult Funeral, Beautifully Expressed by Imagery-Rich Poetry
Green Lacewings are a delicate insect with intricate lacy veining on their wings. You may have never noticed them before. If you see them, be happy! They are a very beneficial insect to have around your garden because of the garden pests (insects and larvae) that they predate. So munch away at those pests dear … Continue reading A poem Inspired by the Green Lacewing – Your garden Helper!!
Celebrate with me!!! "Yesterdays" is featured in Wolff Poetry Literary Magazine Happy Dancing y'all. If anyone wants to share the post featuring my poetry, I'd be delighted. It's a great day to be a writer. ~Christina
Desperately Seeking Oblivion He wants to taste it, quick on the tip of his tongue sliding with ease down into his gut... Someone should tell him to stop swallowing it whole. A strange enigma, [oblivion] tasting like nothing, encompassing, delivering, numbness... a capsuled oasis in vast desert to which all will dig and crawl our … Continue reading Desperately Seeking Oblivion
To live a fulfilled life, we need to keep creating the "what is next", of our lives. Without dreams and goals there is no living, only merely existing, and that is not why we are here. - Mark Twain We all want to be a part of something BIG, to do something special and unique … Continue reading The George Washington Project – One Year Anniversary