when they ask to hear the story years later i will tell it in the momenthow it was so near to the beachif you closed your eyes and the trains were far enoughyou could feel the jetty creak beneath the weight of glowing bonesa summer dusk in octoberwe watched the sun set for an houruntil […]
This woman writes about something important and meaningful for those of us were/are there. Oh, and her writing is superb.
The other day, while talking to my mother-in-law, she told me “dear, you have been living in isolation at home for the past 6 months, you must make phone calls and talk to people more often. Call your friends, cousins..just talk to them regularly about anything that’s bothering you and which you can’t discuss with […]
Ever tell someone to do that? Ever say to yourself “I just need to let go.” and then wonder why – after two months – you’re still hurting over it/her/him/whatever? Jeez. How mysteriously annoying! I’ve said it and had it said to me numerous times. It is a mystery – the pain that refuses to […]
A lone tear fills my eye but it’s not a tear my own. Its source is not my sorrow, not my joy, not onions, wind, or a dry malady of the eye. Then where does it come from, this lone tear that fills my eye?