Take the Hand

How do I even begin? Tomorrow will mark another historic day. A new president will be elected to take the controls at the white house. No matter the outcome, many will cheer as though some great victory has been won. Others will boo and curse and threaten to move to Canada. Some may ACTUALLY move…

Letter to The Finisher

Dear Finisher, you’ve never come. My lifelong projects are undone. I’ve sat and watched. I’ve hoped and waited. I’m sure each work that I’ve created dreams they’ll one day be complete, fantasizes that you’ll meet. Piles of papers, bundles of yarn, mountains of stockings that someone should darn, half written plays and a near finished…

Harambe

I generally do not participate in posting about controversial issues online. Even when I have very strong opinions, I bite my tongue… bite my fingernails… wring my knuckles and scream silently to myself or not so silently to my family about the most recent debate. Sometimes I’ll even write a commentary and save it amidst…