click SEND part II

“Uuuugghhhh I’m gonna be sick,” she said running for the bathroom. Sarah stared at herself in the mirror as a wave of nausea washed over her. Her chestnut brown hair falling down in her face and a look of panic splashed across her face. She closed her eyes, shook her head, and took a deep … [Read more…]

next to me

I sit in the room we share The smell of you gently brushes my nose I long for your arms to hold me Touch me For your fingers to trail a line of shivers down my spine But my imagination tricks me   You’re miles away from me Lost in thoughts and worlds I’m not … [Read more…]

My Sister’s Fault

“No more scary movies for you,” he said over breakfast the other morning. “What!?!? Why?” “Don’t you remember last night?” Squinting my eyes I think……and it all comes rushing back:   “AAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!! WHAT IS THAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!?????????,” I yell out of a dead sleep grabbing his arm. “IT’S NOTHING!!! Jesus….go back to sleep”, he replied, clearly disgruntled … [Read more…]

The time Jesus Ruined Mother’s Day

Just hold off on the squinty eye face, I know you’re making right now…..I’ll explain. One year they took me out for Mother’s Day to a local place while we lived in CA. Decent place, ok food, regular “American-Style” food. Nothing fancy. He had to teach class that day so we had to be home … [Read more…]

Click SEND

It was time. She fought against it for so long but now today was the time. Right now. Maybe. After some coffee. Yes. Coffee first. Coffee is always good to have right before starting something that could maybe, well, possibly change your life. That and a donut. Sarah was finally getting ready to hit submit … [Read more…]

Birdbaths and Baby Photos

I go to visit my parents and find them sitting outside on the front porch hiding from my grandmother who’s inside. We have some casual chit chat and I’m glancing around when I see lying on top of a wooden box, an old nicely framed baby photo collage of me. I remember this being hung … [Read more…]