Me

Day 9

Why do I always save this for 2 am? Why. The other night I was ranting to my sister. Last week they had to talk to me at work, and assigned me a captain to ‘get me better trained” and “up to speed,” because the manager, Brian, had given them instruction to do so, most […]

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September 30th

My toes haven’t been this shade of…magenta since I was twelve. My cousin turned the fine age of 10 today, and I was invited to her Birthday party. I went shopping and picked some things I thought a prospective 10 year old would like, discovered I’d probably keep them for myself if it weren’t her […]

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15 Minutes

I’ve got 15 minutes until the cupcake shop closes, and I’m kicked out. You know what I think is amazing? That we don’t matter (No, not like that. Don’t be silly. Sheesh). Our good works don’t matter. Us being perfect doesn’t matter. Us making mistakes doesn’t matter. It’s God. Our holiness and righteousness is completely and […]

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Arise, ye sluggard.

Sunrises, I’ve come to realize, are greener than sunsets. I’m fonder of the later, usually. A friend from the East coast called my at 6:58 and told me good morning. It was his part in getting me out of bed, and it worked. I rolled out of my ridiculously warm and snug nest of covers, changed […]

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To be heard

I write in order for my voice to be heard. Not the voice that comes up through your throat, but the one that weaves and wanders through your sleeping dreams. The voice that tells you why you like sunsets and the feel of cool sand beneath bare feet. The one that whispers softly in your ear […]

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It’s happened

Some of you might not understand what I’m feeling, I think. Not at all to say that I’m unique, or that I’m set apart in my experiences and perspective. No. I think I feel like I’ve joined the ranks. Sometimes when I lie in my bed, in the dark, I start to remember faces and people, […]

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