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Dark Cloud Chronicles

I’ve been see-sawing between utter hopelessness and fierce resolve in the very recent past. Had days when I was a warrior ready to battle whatever life threw at me. 365 more words



The trauma lunges towards me with his black eyes, black heart, simultaneously snarling while holding his arms outstretched for me to fall into. I am backed into a corner, but I have an escape. 131 more words


‘Pure madness’: Dark days inside the White House as Trump shocks and rages


President Trump prepares to board Marine One as he heads to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Feb. 23. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post)

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I am striving for balance in my head.
Trying to temper the anger.
Trying to see past the hate.
Trying to finish the mourning for the dead. 73 more words

Ramblings Of A Befuddled Hobbit

Look At Me2

Look at me, I am real.
I have loved, I have lost.
I live and I will die.
I have laughed a million times,
and of course I have cried. 136 more words

Ramblings Of A Befuddled Hobbit

Anger Still Still

I am bereft and plagued by doubt.
I understand greed and selfishness.
Try to avoid them but don’t always win out.
I know humans have always feared the dark. 149 more words

Ramblings Of A Befuddled Hobbit

Insomnia and life without it.

Okay, time for some real talk.

For four years I struggled with insomnia. I slept about three hours per night, every night for those four years, except for when my body would exhaust itself so fully that I couldn’t get out of bed for about 14 hours. 497 more words