#FOWC: Tryst

The full cherry blossom trees always create a tryst for the visitors. The branches are strong and rich with color. The walk way, tucked beneath, is perfect for Friday night summer strolls or Autumn weddings. Won and Nochi have seized every opportunity to see this gorgeous piece of home. Written for Fandango’s One Word Challenge.


Final Thoughts

Finding joy, in every day, is a conscious decision ~ Here's mine for today, when life felt like a trip to hell. Watching Sing with my girls. Your support and encouragement. Pumpkin pie and ice cream in my freezer. Unexpected laughter. My medication. My girls laughter Prayers from loved ones Ending of the day. Some... Continue Reading →


I was wrong. It's not that he deliberately had upset me, lately. There's other things going on, private matters. I feel like complexity of the situation has only amplified, and I'm at a loss for words. I feel like I'm reliving my spouse's suicide... except this Time, he may not remember me. I'm completely overwhelmed... Continue Reading →


Where's the place you put the pieces of a broken heart? Where's the bottle that attempts to hold all the tears you cry? Where's the comfort when everything you are reminds you of him? Where's the happiness when you can't even breathe? Where's the love I deserved, and was neglected? Where's the arms that I... Continue Reading →

The Wrapping

Sometimes, it's your good heart wrapping up the truth in vibrant and ambitious paper. You're not at fault for that, nor should you EVER change it. BUT, what's the truth is fact. It's what is, regardless of whether its pretty wrapped or sitting bare. We must learn to accept truth for what it is, not... Continue Reading →