Tag Archives: relationships

Through My Fingers

Hi. It's me. 😊 I've come to share a poem I wrote recently. Not all writing is pub'd - but this piece will be. (If you're hearing an echo of "Not all heroes wear capes," that's what I was going for. 😊) In time for poetry month, too! I'm thinking it'll make the after-Fourteen-to-Fortyish collection.…
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From the Intro – 1

From the Introduction to Fourteen to Fortyish: The Formative Years: I do not have a story. I am a story. I have a voice. For many years, I have been using my voice to share myself with others. I have grown. I have loved. I have lost. And, I have learned along the way to…
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“See and blind…”

"...and hear and deaf." That's something one of my grandmothers (Jamaican) used to say years ago. It was likely told to me during teachable moments; moments that threatened to put me in an anxious state because I could not "let things be". Or, I might've overheard grown people talking. Or, both. In any of those…
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Storms and Stories

Knowing someone understands what you're going through, helps you get through it. Knowing someone has gone through it (or similar) or is going through it (or similar) helps even more. I still don't know why. I referred to that phenomenon in a previous post. It still intrigues me. Picture it. Sicily. I am going through…
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