To my daughters…

cynicallyjaded: I pray that you never will understand some of what I’m going through, some of what I feel, or some of what I think…because to understand you would need to experience what I’ve experienced. And I wouldn’t want you to feel the pain and the anguish that I’ve felt that made me feel, see [...]

To my daughter…

I pray that you never will understand some of what I’m going through, some of what I feel, or some of what I think…because to understand you would need to experience what I’ve experienced. And I wouldn’t want you to feel the pain and the anguish that I’ve felt that made me feel, see and [...]

Fragile

“ I wish I could stop after looking at the facade, Instead of always peering at what lies beyond It’s that inquisitive care that I cannot subdue That concern for the pain that reflects in her eyes That draws me in to want to ease her anguish And leaves me ravaged when she finds her [...]

Choices

The only thing more tragic than loneliness is a person who chooses to be alone when they have an option not to be. Someone once told me that we shouldn't make a priority in our lives those that have us only as an option in theirs. But that's easier said than done, like so many [...]