Tags » Desperation


eyes flutter wide just to prove I’m alive

and the light is a head splitting sight

the moment has come to be one and undone… 119 more words

Healthy Living: Avoid the Point of Desperation

A number of years ago, I made a major health decision. I was seeing an alternative medicine specialist connected to a major hospital in Philadelphia. I was happy with the treatment I received, but unhappy about the drive to Philly and the parking issues involved. 382 more words

Having The Crazies

It is official: I am literally going insane. As in, I am on the verge of a nervous breakdown. My mind racing from one crazy thought to another, I’ve come to the conclusion that my momentary insanity is caused by a number of reasons. 628 more words


The Seven Ages of Man - seventh in Devon reflects first in Melbourne

Thought of this on seeing my husband’s niece’s Facebook post about her first child…

“At first the infant,Mewling and puking in the nurse’s arms.”

…contrasted with the dearly loved great-grandfather of said infant, who lives on – and on – safely ten thousand, six hundred and seventy two miles away – with us: … 35 more words


The thing's people do.

“Remembering him comes in flashbacks and echoes
Tell myself it’s time now, gotta let go
But moving on from him is impossible
When I still see it all in my head… 234 more words

Stripped by Jasinda Wilder

‘Grey I don’t approve of dancing. God does not approve of dancing.’ Mom to the rescue: ‘Now Erik, you know that’s not what the Scriptures say. 422 more words

Book Reviews

I was doing great until I got hit by a bus...

Literally. A school bus no less. No one was seriously injured, except my car.
I’ve been going to a physiotherapist, chiropractor, and massage therapist for a sore shoulder and neck. 369 more words