I am not || I have not || but yet…

a number of my friends have been very good to me today, they know today could be hard for me. I am not yet a mother, and my mother died 7 years ago next week. I am not a mother, and I have not a mother, but yet for me, if you ask me was…

Ruby [a poem]

So it seems this year is ending how it began… I shall therefore write. It’s the only way I know … RUBY that smile that smile and that laugh that smile and that laugh and those sparkling eyes That smile and that laugh and those sparkling eyes and that heart that heart which sits next…

Mei Ling (a poem)

Mei Ling Sleeping Beauty A Masterpiece Beautiful intricacies wove together and formed a friend: one whom with which,  I shared many of my firsts one who taught me what, and more often, what not to wear (*that silver top goes back on the hanger into the wardrobe of shame*) one who’s laughter makes her eyes twinkle who’s feet beat a…