Trenchant

Life gives us twists to see how we handle the situations. Have we learned anything in its cycles of disappointments, hurts, and unexpected changes?… But, life too has its ways of compensating for those emotional surges that call in the winds; wings set to find the peace, joy, and bring with it smiles and cheerfulness, … More Trenchant

Leave Some for Others

During these fearful turn of events, I hope everyone is doing well and being smart. Don’t overbuy “just because” and leave yourself in a worse off financial situation. With stores slowly restocking, I have learned how to expand my meals. Stay safe, wise and hopeful: Leave Some for Others Times are changing, the world’s not … More Leave Some for Others

Tea & Poetry (2)

Update: The quaint gathering went well; six in total. I realize that being among strangers can be quite liberating. Everyone was very open and respectful of others; even if they started out being shy. We all released intimate past experiences that I don’t think was expected. The poetry was quite touching. My take: Among the … More Tea & Poetry (2)

Poetry & Tea

Today I take a leap of faith. I’m to attend a gathering with local poetry being the theme. “Tea time” and invited to read a favorite of my written dreams. I’m certainly hoping all goes well; that I can share and release the beauty of my poetic energy. © EN, All Rights Reserved

Veracity

Torn by your words, hurting to my core; afterthoughts cause pondering of all that had been said. A jolting to reality, and that, I must confess. Truth – the two edged sword that did not destroy me; but instead, released me. I too, then took to use  that sword that cut me loose. No longer … More Veracity

Superficial

Though life digs with a trowel and may not be relatively deep, I seem to climb back up a few times in search of me, I sometimes slide, going right back down; and I have to remind myself, to just stand up… © EN, All Rights Reserved

Self-Reclamation

When a lover’s heart has been severed, do not look to youthful emotions that were of innocence, combined with inexperience and, of course, immature ignorance. By all means look back and be sure to grasp, the identity that may have been surrendered in order to please, the now-lost lover; and your true “self,” just might … More Self-Reclamation