Snapshots Of My Week

You know those people who have beautiful spring photos of their children, sitting in trees, surrounded by blossoms, looking angelic, wearing white shirts?I am not one of those people. I have tried. I have run into a few obstacles that have prevented any flowery, angelic, awe inspiring photos. Let me tell you my problems.1) I … Continue reading Snapshots Of My Week

Bare Branches

I reach to the sky, and I am gnarled, sharp, and desperate.I reach and pray and wait. There's only silence, quiet like a winter afternoon when the sun is blindingly eye level and the shadows are long and tortured. The light is there, but I still feel cold. So I get mad. I throw my … Continue reading Bare Branches