Archive for the 'Writing' Category

Jun 24 2018

Only Daughter

She runs into the house without even slamming the door—the loud clomp clomp of her periwinkle Wellies announces her entrance just prior to the shout in the foyer, “I want to come in! I’m frozen!” Chapped, peeling lips are pale beneath her runny nose and wind-kissed cheeks. Heavy breaths through her mouth along with icy white splotches […]

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Jun 24 2018

Kindling

Published by under Blogs,Writing

I do not think I can put my fingers on how many blog posts I have written in my head over the last two months or so. It’s amazing how many times I will think, I didn’t publish that on my blog? Oops. Sad but true. I continually think of things I would like to write, […]

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Apr 17 2018

At the Barre

Originally written for a writing course I took this winter with instructor Jonathan Rogers, here is an artistic look at a turning point in the developing feminine psyche of eight-year-old Melissa.   At the Barre Ballet lessons were a highlight of my childhood. The weekly foray into all things poised, wearing the uniform of black […]

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