I’m Not Laughing, But I Will Smile for Robin

When I heard about his death, I knew it wasn't a joke. Yet, like the song, it seemed like he "started a joke that sent the whole world crying..." Oh, Robin, sweet Mr. Williams, I wish that one smile of my own could have kept you alive. But no matter now that I'm not laughing, … Continue reading I’m Not Laughing, But I Will Smile for Robin

Mourning Friendship

How can anyone who claims to love me and wish me well break my heart? I'm not the kind of friend who rejects. I believe in the good in people, I do what I can to support my friends, forgive them their faults, believe in them when they don't even believe in their self, stand … Continue reading Mourning Friendship

Postcard #31: Looking for Heart’s Ease

I'm writing in the dark, or more like from out of the darkness, tonight in a lonely place, where I feel like everything I love is disappearing... For awhile I will forget about it, but the second a shadow falls, a flash of hope or memory caresses my cheek, and it begins again. It is … Continue reading Postcard #31: Looking for Heart’s Ease

Postcard #23: Bad Egg?

Sometimes I feel like the softest egg in the basket... Yet somehow I manage to never quite break, I only seem to. My cracks glue back together whenever someone else's cruel remarks are overpowered whenever I remember the kindness and thoughtfulness of you. I have something to confess this week. No matter how bright I … Continue reading Postcard #23: Bad Egg?