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Oh, Christmas Tree

When I was pulling out the giant cardboard box containing the oh-so famous Christmas tree… it hit me! “Wow!” Three years and three different locations this Tree alone has seen, each with their own unique and special sentiment to me. 1,412 more words



Oh, grant me respite.
I’m getting desperate.
Life is becoming so mundane.
I think I might be going insane.

Right now I’m feeling all right. 77 more words


Mixed Emotions

Today was the birthday of Joe’s Uncle, who died two or three years ago.   He and his wife had no children, so they treated Joes family almost like their own children.   638 more words

No Strings Attac[k]ed

starting restless
ending breathless
never self-less
yet we accept this?
when I stare at you
I want to take care of you
like I said I wouldn’t do… 64 more words


Someone out there knows us

Cancer stroke once again in my close proximity. Today I learnt that my dad’s best friend’s brother died on Saturday, he had bile cancer – one of the rarest and most lethal forms of this evil disease. 910 more words


It’s our last day in Seattle. Tomorrow morning we head south. I feel like I should deliver a eulogy to our time here. The city we first made our home, the apartments we shared, the streets we learned together. 239 more words


Share not Sacrifice ...

I tend to get so upset with people, especially my family, when they only seem to remember me when they need me. A very wise person told me that I should feel privileged that I am like a beacon of light that comes to their minds when there is darkness in their lives. 498 more words