From Stone to Flight

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Being looked at as if I’m expected to speak, always know the answer, to entertain a subject is something I have never been fond of. Maybe this sounds silly but, I have always wished to be a statue. We admire statues. We fear statues. Statues are mysterious. Why is it here? Who made it? Is…

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Melodies to Memories

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Every once in a while, we hear a song on the radio. Maybe we were kids when its melodies stuck in our minds with comforting memories. The song triggers an emotion in us…maybe its hymns bring tears, a smile, pain. Where where we when we heard this song? Maybe down those never ending rows of…

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Cherished Stories; Valuable Lessions

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We all would like to think of ourselves as a connoisseur of certain sorts. Me myself, I am a listener. Tell me your story, your dreams, your thoughts. It is all important here. As a child, I recall looking up at my grandmother. Telling me stories of love, loss, adventure. Most of us have these…

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The Bed We Dread

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Seems most mornings I wake up, feeling like I’ve been on a 24 hour binge of some sort. No matter how long I sleep, I am always still exhausted and deleterious. Recently it has been hard for me to decipher what is reality and what is just in the space that occupies my own head.…

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December 19th 2011

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It’s a chilly day the holiday season. I’m sitting at work sipping a hot chai tea, AKA “Christmas in a cup”. Which is ironic because I guess I’d call myself a “scrudge”. Not that I don’t like Christmas…I really do. It’s just that I feel people have forgotten what this holiday is all about. I…

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