Forests of Poems

I love, love, love poetry.   I have several books stacked around the house, one in my purse, even a couple to listen to from my account.  I sometimes listen to them on the way to work or after a particularly stressful day.  I like to read song lyrics because they are interesting poems as well.  Mary Oliver, Emily Dickinson, Rumi, Jane Hirschfield, Billy … Continue reading Forests of Poems


I have not written in the longest time.  I would love to give you a million excuses, the most important that my adorable, fun, crazy daddy died.  I am going to get myself kicked in the rear and get writing.  Quite honestly, writing would be the best thing for me at this time when I’m sad and upset.  However, as Anne Lamott says, I’d have … Continue reading Excuses