Tag: metaphor

New High Score

Last night I listened to Margarita Engle share about how once she started writing novels in verse she never looked back. Maybe that was the permission I needed to brainstorm. Serendipity?

Let’s Sweep

There’s consequences for addressing conflict and avoiding it. Which do you prefer?

A Poet’s Practice

It’s time to get the workouts going again


Sometimes security isn’t

Out of Range

This winding, meandering journey contains no road maps, no global positioning system with estimated times of arrival. Detours delay or perhaps pave the way to the path unpredicted that can surpass expectations, hopes, even dreams. To overthink and overplan overpacks the space left for… Continue Reading “Out of Range”

My Secret Weapon

There is little in this world
That makes me scream and claw
As watching my child battle
Her evasive thieves of childhood


This time of year makes my family strong on my mind. Today I’m thinking about my sisters. ❤