Category Archives: love

Have You Shot Your Gun Into the Air Yet?

Happy New Year!  On my block there have been the requisite fireworks along with lots of gunshots. The gangbanger family down the street has been surprisingly tame lately, though I expect to see a police car down there in the … Continue reading

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the unrevealed . . .

Why won’t I show my face? Who I am in this blog is the unadulterated, unretouched, unresolved ME.  Elsewhere on the Internet, the professional person I become when I go to work can be found (and seen). Isn’t it interesting … Continue reading

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MAY ALL BEINGS BE AT PEACE

Sunday night.  Cat’s curled up on the chair behind my left shoulder.  I can see the waxing moon through the blind slats of the window nearby.  It’s late May, and Spring, despite its best efforts, is yet to have fully … Continue reading

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OF GUMS AND MUSH AND EVENTUAL DEATH . . .

I’m being haunted by snippets of movie dialogue. For the last five minutes I haven’t been able to get “You must cast it back into the fiery chasm from whence it came!” out of my head.  I did watch the … Continue reading

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SPRING HAS SPRUNG, THE GRASS HAS RZZZZZZ . . .

    I can smell the freesia and roses from across the room.  It’s not until I’ve gathered the first bouquet from our front yard that the disappearance of winter becomes palpable for me.  It’s true that we’ve been lolling about in … Continue reading

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My Funny Valentine

Tomorrow is my twelfth wedding anniversary.  It wasn’t my idea to choose Valentine’s Day, it was my husband’s, and it shocked me at first.  This is the man who gave me an emergency kit for my car for our anniversary … Continue reading

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