What is Mine

I am still learning What it means to possess Not only that which lies external to myself But all this I hold within as well All that constitutes Me My voice has often felt Foreign Spoken with confidence Eloquent at times But not always Mine My dearest friend How I am sure I fail To … Continue reading What is Mine

This Flame, This Sun (Three-Day Quote Challenge v2, Day Two)

"Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us." - Sir Thomas Browne Rise, and let the light fall down upon those you love. Do not forget that you are so much more than what you perceive. Does not the aged oak draw rays down but in doing so cast … Continue reading This Flame, This Sun (Three-Day Quote Challenge v2, Day Two)

Born into Fire (3-Day Quote Challenge, Day One)

"There are not classes in life for beginners: right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult." -Rainer Maria Rilke We are born Wet bodies Falling to earth Desperate and alone Breathing air Only for a moment Before we are immersed In the flames Of trial and error Stripped clean Purged … Continue reading Born into Fire (3-Day Quote Challenge, Day One)

Mystery Blogger Award Nomination

A while back (sorry, I have been busy as of late...), I was nominated for a Mystery Blogger award by Lawrence Illoc, of the blog Being Bipolar. Trying to break the stigma! (https://bipolaronlineblog.com/). Though it has taken me longer than I would like to respond, I am very honored by this nomination and accept it as … Continue reading Mystery Blogger Award Nomination