I am the daughter of a woman with olive complexion and a loud voice. Her skin is like that of her father’s. My skin is like that… Read more “Who I Was & Who I Am”
Don’t forget the power of your words can rattle like a bottle of pills or drag a human being down a white tunnel. Use them as you… Read more “Just Thought You Should Know”
I’m pausing #WIPJoy and might be sporadic in my #PhotoOfTheDay.
Yesterday, I both finished a collection of short stories about the future by an author named Alexander Weinstein, and then I read a short story by one… Read more “Just Musing”
Tonight, I found a video of a girl who bought diaries off Ebay. It struck me as odd that people would have an interest in such a… Read more “Nostalgia Words”
It’s been almost ten years since I saw her last, but I still remember buying her this necklace. The plaza was strung with white twinkle lights; the… Read more “The Things We Hold”
We traveled to the top of the country to exchange rings and vows. Then we took a plane and traveled to the Southwest. We saw cactus and… Read more “Traveling”
Yesterday, I felt like giving up. Not on life because I have learned the beauty of it, but rather on my writing, a thousand voices shouted down… Read more “Inspired Once More”
The words don’t always come. It’s not always easy. He’s gone, and it makes me think. I’ll explain, but I’m not ready yet.
She told me to write you a letter and burn it. She told me that in Chinese culture, that’s how the dead receive letters. I’ve been setting… Read more “Beginning of the Last Letter I’ll Write to You”