When grief strikes

Shock overwhelms. Daggers of pain shoot at my heart. My throat dries up.  My body goes numb.    Disbelief pangs.  Is this really happening?  No. You can’t be dead.  Broken.  I shatter like glass banging on the floor.  I attempt to cry, but pain knocks me into a cold unconsciousness.    Betrayal.  How could you […]

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After a long day

After a long day, I just want to come home to you. I want to hold you close, Feel the warmth of your embrace, Look into your eyes, And know that I am loved. I want to kick off my heels, Wash off my make up, And take off the mask of togetherness and productivity. […]

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Resurrect me

Breathe your spirit into me, Bring me back to life.  Return my soul to me, Rewire me for love.  Restore the health of my heart, Let me feel again.  Return to me my humanity.  Let me breathe again.    Let me know that I matter. Let me know that I am loved immeasurably.    *Image […]

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WHY THE MOON SHINES AT NIGHT

Once upon a time, after the creation of the earth and the establishment of night and day, the people of the earth and the animals began to complain to Modimo, The Great One, about the darkness of night time. The earth had no light when the night sky fell, making it difficult for people to […]

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