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Dream Request

May I dream of my safe haven tonight, of that place with all the little souvenirs of a life well travelled. Where I go to be held through my grief and nourished as I blossom from a bud. 9 more words


Rest in peace.

Two weeks ago yesterday, my grandmother died. A week ago Sunday, my family and I buried her. She had been suffering with intense illness for a long while, and it was time for her to go. 523 more words

Life In General



Jazzy blues

I can be me



Esoteric little shop

Where I got inked and high

All at the very same time

Between Jackson square… 44 more words


Our Lives, His Excerpt

fbenedict reblogged this on Write Forest Write and commented:

This is a great article about our mutual friend's battle with cancer. In the midst of suffering that is so difficult to understand, this post provides helpful perspective.

Losing my Life, How my Journey Started - Part 1

09/17/2014,  My pilgrimage to trying to build and find my happy resulted from a series of losses.  Losses either devastate or motivate us.   The very word, Loss, conveys something we miss and will never get back.  1,271 more words

Clouds above.

Tonight I am drawn into a melancholy reverie about JP. It is the end of a long day, a new web project looms on the horizon, difficult negotiations have been the order of the day and I have spent 2 hours doing my best to hold space for a dozen grieving souls who have somehow found the courage in their darkest moment to seek help. 1,138 more words


The Smallest Things

five empty baskets
consolation for my soul
when grief engulfs joy