I was dressed for the movies. I was getting ready to walk out the door to watch the early exploits of RBG. I got a message. I made a call. … Continue reading I Don’t Know How I’m Suppose To Feel
What no one tells you about having mental illness is the sheer madness of it. It’s a mental illness, but so much of it is not mental. My body … Continue reading What No One Tells You…
I will never be prim. I will never be proper. I will never be prim and proper. Fitting in… fading into the background… is simply not something I do. … Continue reading Marilyn.
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Kate Spade passed away on June 5, 2018. Anthony Bourdain passed away only days later June 8, 2018. For weeks, articles discussing suicide were in the health and lifestyle sections … Continue reading When The Headlines Disappear …
Here sits Alice, golden hair pinafore, going where she has never gone before a compass to guide her a quill to finish her tale a crown to remind her of … Continue reading Alice.
Our hearts are such miraculous things. Fueling our bodies in an a cycle that doesn’t end until we leave this life. We derive strength from this fist sized organ that … Continue reading Queen Of Hearts
A longer road lay ahead The lights were harsh The sky was night It was comforting in a strange manner Skin to skin There goes the sins again Music and … Continue reading Rules
What once hung over the mantle Is currently in a state of dismantle No longer does Marilyn look knowingly from the black and white on which she’s laid In her … Continue reading Over The Mantle
(A bit last in my repost from The Mighty) As 2017 reached its end, I found myself at an impasse. Though 2017 brought about wonderful things, such as my long-held … Continue reading My 2018 Goals, Not Resolutions, as a Person With Bipolar Disorder
Fire freezes my heart Warmth is nowhere to be found I turn in circles I search all around My blue eyes find the sky In my heart I find the … Continue reading Rule Of Three
Some people are naturally selfish. Drawing on your energy and your empathy until there is nothing left. They’ll pretend to care but in reality you are methadone when they want … Continue reading Poison In The Air