Monthly Archive: October, 2008

Wounds and Never Closing Scars

People have scars. In all sorts of unexpected places. Like secret roadmaps of their personal histories. Diagrams of all their old wounds. Most of our wounds heal, leaving nothing behind but a scar.… Continue reading

Great Expectations

We all think we’re going to be great and we feel a little bit robbed when our expectations aren’t met. But sometimes our expectations sell us short. Sometimes the expected simply pales in… Continue reading

The Right To Write You Off

Days turned into weeks, weeks turned into months. And then, one not-so-very special day, I went to my computer, I sat down, and I wrote our story. A story about a time, a… Continue reading

The Pain Still Remains

It’s so nice sitting very still, in a room where no one else can feel the pain that breaks my heart each day.  I’m not okay. Sunlight shinning through my window, lets me… Continue reading

Anger is Within Me Now

In life we are taught that there are seven deadly sins. We all know the big ones… gluttony, pride, lust. But the thing you don’t hear much about is anger. Maybe it’s because… Continue reading

Tainted and Damaged

We all go through life like bulls in a china shop. A chip here, a crack there. Doing damage to ourselves, to other people. The problem is trying to figure out how to… Continue reading

November Pain

Have you ever been so terrified of living through 30 days of your life thinking as if it is going to be like hell or wishing it to just fast forward to the… Continue reading

Glutton for Sacrifices

A wise man once said – “You can have anything in life if you’re willing to sacrifice everything else for it.” What he meant is nothing comes without a price. So before you… Continue reading

Missing You

My mouth is dry with words I cannot verbalize. Still, I let these fingertips move faster than these lips. They are all I have, or else, I am going to go crazy. This… Continue reading

Ass Biter

Okay, so, sometimes even the best of us make rash decisions. Bad decisions. Decisions we pretty much know we’re going to regret the moment, the minute, especially the morning after. I mean, maybe… Continue reading