unbeautiful you.

22. January 2011 writing 0
he didn’t clear his history.  and with one click, she saw she wasn’t good enough. well, not anymore… if she ever was at all. she wasn’t six feet tall.  she wasn’t nipped and tucked.  she wasn’t plastic in places. she was stretched.  she was scarred. three babies leave traces. her body just wouldn’t go back to impossibly thin.  oh ...

freezing.

19. January 2011 poetry, writing 0
coldness seeps in skin. past her hands,  towards her heart. hope… it doesn’t stay. Like this:Like Loading...

the worst is to watch.

13. January 2011 poetry, writing 1
mistake: “a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention.” mistakes. they’re bad when you make them and they only affect you. and you suffer. it’s hard to forgive self-disappointment, but you can. it’s possible. mistakes. they’re worse when others make them and they only affect you. they don’t suffer. it’s hard to ...

new year… thoughts in haiku

01. January 2011 poetry, randomness, updates, writing 0
new year haiku 1: “above mason dixon” at future in-laws. made first ever snow (wo)man taller than one foot. new year haiku 2: “you know you are an adult” a short list this year. received what i wanted most: kitchen aid, dyson. new year haiku 3: “best of all” ring shines in tree lights. sweet ...