Every year, I write the story of “how I almost died”. It’s full of sorrow and triumph, of uncertainty and peace, of loss and love. It’s a great story, meant to remind me of what I almost lost and how I found myself. It’s been 7 years. I no longer remember the names of each … Continue reading Two Thousand Five Hundred and Fifty Six
In Greek mythos, Perseus came upon the Princess Andromeda and saved her. It is from this heroic constellation that the Perseid Meteor Shower comes from. This particular star show peaks every year between August 9-13th.. For many years, it has been speculated that some of these meteors come in pairs. Hand in hand, racing, blazing … Continue reading El Tejano lassos Shooting Star
My boot has a bit of blood and flesh on it. I look down and casually flick it off with my finger. The blood will wash off or it won’t and my boot will always be marked by my experiences. I bought these boots for my birthday last year. In the months since, they have … Continue reading If I can’t wear my boots, I ain’t going.
Unsure of where to start, I am sitting on my blue gingham covered in pastel flowers rocker, listening to the hail fall outside, trying to find the beginning of my story. 15 minutes from now, I will make my way to the kitchen and prepare the baby’s formula. Her name is Frida and from the … Continue reading Delivering Frida