People Suck

Why can’t people just be happy for her? It was her third marriage. People kept reminding her and anyone else who would listen to their mouth flap. Yes, it was her third, not that the number counted toward or against … Continue reading

LinearĀ 

Every one says

Push forward

Keep going

Don’t look back

That’s not where you’re headed

As if life is linear

They never tell you

That sometimes

You just end up

Working backwards

Or looping back

Or you bring that past

To the future

And make a

Complete circle 

They never tell you that

They lead you to believe

It’s all linear

Finally…

After several months of waiting and waiting, I had thought the ship had sailed. I was convinced and disappointed. It was a great position. Only five minutes from my house. What are the odds of that? Finding a corporate graphic … Continue reading

Summer DazeĀ 

I’m manning the front desk

Looking up recipes

To make cookies as good 

As Subway

And remenicing about

A summer day soon to come

Thinking about 

Beaches I’ll never go to

And sand in my shoes that

In the moment I’ll probably hate

And still

I want to live those summer days

All the same