Factober

I felt like a failure, like somehow my self-worth was tied to my ability to procreate. I didn't feel like I could talk about it. I did not want other people's pity, so I mostly kept my story and my feelings to myself.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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If I die today, will you remember me tomorrow?The love I'm leaving behind,

If I die today, will you remember me tomorrow?The love I'm leaving behind, will you care to borrow? From a snake-shed-skin or from the sky unknownIn all living and the dead I'll dwell to groan
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Friendship...is not something you learn in school,but if you haven't learne

Friendship...is not something you learn in school,but if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship you really haven't learned anything.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The illusion is we are only physical.

The illusion is we are only physical.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Who can understand the covert world of the emotions, the secret life of the

Who can understand the covert world of the emotions, the secret life of the mind?
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Erica had asked me a million times. 'Madison, are you sure you’re just the

Erica had asked me a million times. 'Madison, are you sure you’re just the child minder? He pays you a lot of money for doing hardly anything.' Pushing aside the blatant insinuation that I was his weekend whore, I’d always told her the absolute truth. He’
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

...for she soars with the wildest hyperbole when not tagging after the most

...for she soars with the wildest hyperbole when not tagging after the most pedestrian dictum.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

the squeeky wheel gets the grease.

the squeeky wheel gets the grease.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Motherhood is a vocation like any other. It should be freely chosen, not im

Motherhood is a vocation like any other. It should be freely chosen, not imposed upon woman.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I checked my words carefully. Words more powerful than atom bombs and more

I checked my words carefully. Words more powerful than atom bombs and more cutting than AK-47s. People are fragile and words, not bullets will break them, and once they break every part of them spills out. Their soul, spirit, identity, ugliness, and their
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Pain was simply an inevitability of living, and I had to learn how to trust

Pain was simply an inevitability of living, and I had to learn how to trust him with his own, as I trusted him with mine.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I have to admit that I'm up to my neck in frivolity, buried in dresses to t

I have to admit that I'm up to my neck in frivolity, buried in dresses to the point of ruin! Fifteen different garments! My wardrobe jam-packed! My girl, this is not the way for an old woman to behave - particularly since you never wear anything but black
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Dear Lord, please show me everything I need to understand about forgiveness

Dear Lord, please show me everything I need to understand about forgiveness and surrender
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago